Tool 7: 2019 Editorial Calendar

Throughout the year, there are a series of “hooks”—events, campaigns, outreach opportunities and more—that can help you make conversations about Included. Supported. Empowered. timely and relevant. The editorial calendar in this section, though not an exhaustive list, provides several such opportunities that may help fuel your outreach efforts.

In This Section

  • 2019 Editorial Calendar
  • Related resources

Month Timing Editorial Opportunity

January

Jan. 10

Release of 2018 Case for Inclusion

February

Feb. 1-28

American Heart & Stroke Awareness Month

March

Mar. 1-31

Mar. 1-31

Mar. 21

National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Brain Injury Awareness Month

World Down Syndrome Day

April

Apr. 1-30

Apr. 7-13

National Autism Acceptance Month

National Volunteer Week

May

May 1-31

May 6-9

Mental Health Awareness Month

ANCOR’s 2019 Annual Conference (Portland, OR)

June

Jun. 15-19

Jun. 22

National Disability Voter Registration Week

Anniversary of Decision in Olmstead v. LC

July

Jul. 26

Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

August

N/A

September

Sep. 8-14

Sep. 21-27

Direct Support Professional Recognition Week

National Rehabilitation Awareness Month

October

Oct. 1-31

Oct. 1-31

Oct. 1-31

Oct. 6-12

Oct. 15-16

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

DSP of the Year Award Nominations Accepted (deadline: mid-November)

National Down Syndrome Awareness Month

National Mental Illness Awareness Week

ANCOR’s 2019 Policy Summit & Hill Day (Washington, DC)

November

Nov. 1-30

National Epilepsy Awareness Month

December

Dec. 3

Giving Tuesday


    • ANCOR’s Events & Trainings: ANCOR’s Upcoming Events Calendar is a perfect place to find trainings, webinars, events and other opportunities to deepen your engagement.

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