National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD) was first observed in 1999. The Strategic Leadership Council plans and implements this observance. The 2017 theme is “I Am My Brother’s and Sister’s Keeper. Fight HIV/AIDS!”
The Strategic Leadership Council NBHAAD Planning Committee provides NBHAAD information at its website: www.NationalBlackAIDSDay.org.
Locate HIV Testing and Other Services
Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.
Learn about the Affordable Care Act
Through January 31, 2017, apply for a 2017 health plan, renew your plan or pick a new plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Learn about the Affordable Care Act and HIV.
Posters and Postcard
Download customizable materials from the Strategic Leadership Council:
- Postcard (PDF 285 KB)
Share the NBHAAD logo
Download and use the NBHAAD logo:
Help promote National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Post this web badge on your site.
Copy the Badge Code:
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CDC’s Act Against AIDS Leadership Initiative (AAALI) is a six-year partnership between CDC and leading national organizations representing the populations hardest hit by HIV.
Join the Conversation
Share this blog on Driving Down HIV Disparities among African Americans.
Join a community Twitter chat:
More CDC Resources
View stories from CDC’s Let’s Stop HIV Together campaign.
Read this MMWR article about Disparities in Consistent Retention in HIV Care.
Read the MMWR article about HIV Testing and Service Delivery Among Black Females.
More New Media
Talking about NBHAAD? Use the hashtag #NBHAAD to share about how you’re observing NBHAAD in your community.
Learn about using Twitter (PDF, 589 KB).
On Instagram? Follow AIDS.gov
Information is Powerful Medicine Campaign
The Information Is Powerful Medicine campaign speaks to Black gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men. It shows how access to medical records can help in managing health.
Learn more about HIV and privacy, and protecting your health information. Find out more here.
Resources from the Community
Visit the site of the community lead: nationalblackaids.day.org
Click here to join the The Black Church & HIV Webinar: New Pastoral Brief and Activity Manual webinar, Feb. 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM ET. Diial in on 1-650-479-3207, access code 660 844 988.
Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
In July 2015, the White House released the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020 (PDF 2.18 MB).
Read the Federal Action Plan (PDF, 772 KB).
Talk about the Strategy with your friends and colleagues.
Learn about the Epidemic
Get fact sheets about the epidemic and other resources.
Learn the HIV Basics. Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself.
Learn about the PEPFAR Blueprint
Read and share the PEFPAR Blueprint: Creating an AIDS-free Generation (PDF, 2.6 MB) and fact sheet.
Learn more about PEPFAR.