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NATIONAL YOUTH HIV & AIDS AWARENESS DAY April 10

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NATIONAL YOUTH HIV & AIDS AWARENESS DAY April 10

NATIONAL YOUTH HIV & AIDS AWARENESS DAY April 10 National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) is an annual observance that takes place on April 10. Advocates for Youth https://www.aids.gov/images/exitaidsdisc.png plans and directs this observance day. Visit the NYHAAD site https://www.aids.gov/images/exitaidsdisc.png for resources and more information.

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NATIONAL WOMEN AND GIRLS HIV/AIDS AWARENESS DAY MARCH 10

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National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is an annual observance to recognize the impact of HIV on women and girls. Mark your calendars now for this March 10th observance. The 2017 theme is The Best Defense Is a Good Offense. Below are some ways you can get involved around National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day – on March 10 or during March.   LEARN ABOUT THE EPIDEMIC Get this fact sheet about women and HIV,  and other fact sheets about the epidemic and other resources. Learn the HIV/AIDS Basics. Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself. Visit womenshealth.gov for health resources...

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NATIONAL LATINX AIDS AWARENESS DAY October 15

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NATIONAL LATINX AIDS AWARENESS DAY  October 15

NATIONAL LATINX AIDS AWARENESS DAY October 15 The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA), the Hispanic Federation and many other organizations organize this day. Find NLAAD resources at http://www.nlaad.org/, including posters, graphics, PSAs and themed materials.

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NATIONAL GAY MEN'S HIV/AIDS AWARENESS DAY September 27

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NATIONAL GAY MEN'S HIV/AIDS AWARENESS DAY September 27

 NATIONAL GAY MEN'S HIV/AIDS AWARENESS DAY September 27 In 2008 the National Association of People with AIDS launched this observance day. https://www.aids.gov/news-and-events/awareness-days/gay-mens/ Find your best HIV prevention and treatment options. September 27 is National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, a day of action to focus on what each of us can do to reduce the toll of HIV among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM). Although only 2% of the US population, gay and bisexual men account for more than half of the 1.2 million people living with HIV in the United States and...

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SEPTEMBER 18 NATIONAL HIV/AIDS AND AGING AWARENESS DAY

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SEPTEMBER 18 NATIONAL HIV/AIDS AND AGING AWARENESS DAY

GROWING OLDER WITH HIV At the start of the epidemic more than 30 years ago, people who were diagnosed with HIV/AIDS could expect to live only 1-2 years after that diagnosis. This meant that the issues of aging were not a major focus for people with HIV disease. But today, thanks to improvements in the effectiveness antiretroviral therapy (ART), people with HIV who are diagnosed early in their infection, and who get and stay on ART can keep the virus suppressed and live as long as their HIV-negative peers. For this reason, a growing number of people living with HIV...

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