Increasing HIV/AIDS awareness among Blacks/African-Americans

What can you do?

  • Learn About HIV/AIDS. Educate yourself, friends, and family about HIV/AIDS and what you can do to protect yourself.
  • Get tested for HIV. To find a testing site near you, call 1-800-CDC-INFO, visit hivtest.orgExternal Web Site Icon, or, on your cell phone, text your zip code to Know IT (566948).
  • Speak Out against stigma, homophobia, racism, and other forms of discrimination associated with HIV/AIDS.
  • Donate time and money to HIV/AIDS organizations that work within African American communities.

Organizations are encouraged to:

  • Promote NBHAAD within your organization. Organizations and agencies are getting involved in support of NBHAAD across the nation. HIV awareness and testing events will provide thousands of African Americans with the important information they need to protect their health, their loved ones, and to get involved.
  • Encourage employees to get involved in NBHAAD activities.
  • Educate staff about HIV/AIDS.
  • Develop HIV/AIDS policies for the workplaceExternal Web Site Icon.

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Resources:

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