National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day was first observed in 2005.
The Banyan Tree Project plans and implements this observance with support from the CDC. The 2014 theme is “Saving face can’t make you safe. Talk about HIV for me, for you, for everyone”.
Locate HIV Testing and Other Services
Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.
You can also visit http://gettested.cdc.gov/.
Graphics, Logos and Widgets
Add the National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day logo to your materials.
Download the HIV/AIDS Awareness Days postcard here (PDF, 1.49MB).
Use Twitter and Pinterest
Use the hashtag #APIMay19 to talk about the day.
Join and Follow the Blogosphere
Read Assistant Secretary for Health, Howard K. Koh's blog "Ten Reasons to Address HIV/AIDS in Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities."
Watch these Videos
View and share this "Conversations with AIDS.gov" video with Lance Toma, Executive Director, Asian & Pacific Islander Wellness Center.
Watch these stories by Asian and Pacific Islanders living with or affected by HIV.
Use these CDC Resources
Learn about the Let’s Stop HIV Together campaign.
Visit the CDC resource page about HIV/AIDS and Asian & Pacific Islanders.
Visit the CDC Feature page.
Resources from the Community
Learn about the history of National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/Awareness Day and community leadership.
Learn about the Affordable Care Act
Read and share this issue brief about the ACA and Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.
View an infographic about the Affordable Care Act and the AAPI community (PDF, 676KB).
Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
The Strategy is the nation's first-ever comprehensive coordinated HIV/AIDS roadmap. Read the Strategy (PDF 1.34 MB) and a new White House report on progress related to the Strategy. (PDF, 1.89 MB). Learn more about the Strategy here.
The HIV Care Continuum Initiative is part of the Strategy. Watch this video to learn more.
How can you help implement the Strategy in your community?
Learn about the Epidemic
Learn the HIV/AIDS Basics. Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself.
Learn about PEPFAR
Read and share the PEFPAR Blueprint: Creating an AIDS-free Generation (PDF, 2.6 MB) and fact sheet.
Learn more about PEPFAR.