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National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

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National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day is observed each year on September 18.

Want to get involved in this observance? Use and share the resources below.

Share these Federal Resources

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day. September 18

Many federal agencies work to improve the health and wellbeing of older people in the U.S. Read about the work and goals of the Administration for Community Living.

Here are several more agencies responding to the epidemic:

Locate HIV Testing and Other Services

Locate HIV Testing and Other Services

Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.

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National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day. September 18

Help promote National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day. Post this web badge on your site.

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Posters and Widgets

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The AIDS Institute offers downloadable posters to support local events. Visit their site. Exit Disclaimer

Add the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator widget to your website.

Learn about Doing It

Learn about Doing It

Doing It is a national HIV testing and prevention campaign designed to motivate all adults to get tested for HIV and know their status.

Check out the campaign site

Download its banners and graphics

Watch and share the Doing It videos.

Positive Spin

Positive Spin

View and share Paul’s story from Positive Spin

Learn more about this series of real stories from real people about their unique experiences along the HIV Continuum of Care.

How can you use this digital storytelling project to encourage HIV awareness?

Learn about the Epidemic

Learn about the Epidemic

Read and share this page on Living with HIV as You Age.

Learn the HIV/AIDS Basics. Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself.

Follow the Conversation on Social Media

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Other HIV/AIDS Awareness Days


Read the blog posts recognizing the national HIV/AIDS observances.

Download the HIV/AIDS Awareness Days postcard here (PDF, 1.49MB).

Learn about the Affordable Care Act Take health care into your own hands Learn More

Visit to find out about the Health Insurance Marketplace and more.

Learn about the Affordable Care Act and HIV.

Learn about the PEPFAR Blueprint


Read and share the PEFPAR Blueprint: Creating an AIDS-free Generation (PDF 2.9MB) and fact sheet.

Learn more about PEPFAR.


Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

National HIV/AIDS Strategy

The Strategy is the nation's comprehensive coordinated HIV/AIDS roadmap. Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020 (PDF 2.2 MB).

How can you help implement the Strategy in your community?

Learn about the Strategy and the HIV Care Continuum Initiative.

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