Take part in Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day takes place on 27 January and there are many different and meaningful ways you can get involved and play your part to mark HMD. From schools and libraries to workplaces and prisons, HMD activities take place in thousands of diverse settings.

Explore the links below to find out how you can get involved in Holocaust Memorial Day. 

Organising an activity

Organising an activity

Whether you’re planning your first HMD activity or your fourth, Holocaust Memorial Day Trust provides advice, guidance and ideas to support you with your event.

Submit an activity

Submit an activity

Let us know what you’re doing for HMD and add your event or activity to our map. Each local activity makes up the bigger picture of how the UK is marking HMD and helps inform our work in the future.

Schools

Schools

Explore our schools section for lesson plans, assemblies and classroom activities for your students.

Find an activity

Find an activity

You don’t have to organise an activity to take part in HMD. Explore our HMD activity map to find out what is happening for Holocaust Memorial Day in your area.

Youth Champions

Youth Champions

Are you passionate about learning from the past to create a future free from hate? Aged 14-24 and looking for opportunities to develop skills and to meet and learn from other passionate young people and survivors? Find out more about the HMDT Youth Champion programme.

Order free resources

Order free resources

Order a free Activity Pack containing posters and ideas for how to incorporate the HMD 2019 theme, Torn from home, in your activity or commemoration.