Swallowing Awareness Day

The first Swallowing Awareness Day is now over. Thank you to everyone who participated in promoting the day and the issues surrounding dysphagia and swallowing difficulties.

Visit this page in the near future to learn about what is planned for Swallowing Awareness Day in 2017.

‘Dizzy’ our Swallowing Awareness Day mascot is taking a short break. But our pelican mascot will be back in 2017.

Continue to discuss the issues surrounding dysphagia and swallowing difficulties. On social media include the hashtags: #dysphagia and/or #900swallows (NB. Do not use the hashtags: #swallowing #swallow #SAD).

Questions relating to Swallowing Awareness Day 2016 may be directed to the Association's Communications and Marketing Manager.