International Women's Day
International Women's Day is held in March throughout the world. For more information refer to TSA’s Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
On 25th April, many Australians will take to the streets to remember and celebrate the lives of those who have passed in the service of their country. For more information refer to TSA’s Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
Youth Homelessness Matters Day
Youth Homelessness Matters Day (YHMD) is an annual nation-wide campaign aimed at bringing the issue of youth homelessness to the public arena while also providing a mechanism that allows the general public to get involved.
National Youth Week
National Youth Week is an annual, week-long celebration of young people (aged 12–25) throughout Australia. It is a joint initiative of the Australian, State, Territory and Local Governments to give young people an opportunity to express their ideas and views, and act on issues that affect their lives.
Reconciliation Week is in May/June each year and ‘celebrates and builds on the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and other Australians’. For more information refer to TSA’s Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
Refugee Week runs in the third week of June, with World Refugee Day being celebrated during that week. TSA’s Just Salvo’s have developed resources to help you and your community engage and participate in Refugee Week.
World Environment Day
The United Nations World Environment Day is being celebrated on 5th June. This is an international day where people are being challenged to do “something positive for the environment”. For more information refer to TSA’s Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
White Ribbon Day
Violence against women, as well as family and domestic violence is a serious issue impacting thousands of Australians. For more information on this event refer to TSA’s Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
NAIDOC Week Resources
Resources for use during NAIDOC Week and how to acknowledge and welcome our indigenous peoples please refer to Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
Student Volunteer Week
Enable the support tertiary and/or secondary students can provide to your services and your local community.
Homeless Persons Week
Every person has the right to an adequate standard of living, which includes the right to adequate housing. The right to housing is more than simply a right to shelter. It is a right to have somewhere to live that is adequate. For more information refer to TSA’s Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
Op Shop Week
National Op Shop Week raises awareness of the importance of supporting your local op shop to help your local community, As TSA Thrift shops raise over 21 million per year primarily through volunteer effort, it is a wonderful opportunity to thank our thrift shop volunteers for their support for your local mission.
Annual Day of Prayer for Victims of Human Trafficking
The Salvation Army is deeply committed to fighting human trafficking in all of its forms. We seek to exercise care in restoring the freedom and dignity of those affected. For more information refer to TSA’s Just Salvo’s on SArmy.
RUOK is to raise awareness that everyone can have meaningful connections with friends, family even people we do not know who are struggling – we don’t need to be an expert - just a great mate and a good listener.
Mental Health Week
The purpose of this week is to raise awareness of mental health issues in the community.
Anti-Poverty week is an international event held in the third week of October. The Salvation Army is committed to eradicating poverty in all its forms. Go to TSA’s Just Salvo’s page on SArmy to find out more.