HIV/AIDS Awareness Days
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
Find posters, fact sheets, and events at www.NationalBlackAIDSDay.org.
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service, Office on Women's Health is the lead for this day.
The 2016 theme was The Best Defense Is a Good Offense.
National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
NNHAAD coordination is a combined effort between these collaborating agencies: Begay Consulting, CA7AE: HIV/AIDS Prevention Project, Center for Prevention and Wellness, Council Oaks Training and Evaluation, Inc., ETR's Community Impact Solutions Project, Florida Department of Health - HIV Section, Great Plains Tribal Chairmen's Health Board, National Native American AIDS Prevention Center (NNAAPC), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Visit the NNHAAD site to find posters, fact sheets and more.
National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day
National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) is an annual observance that takes place on April 10.
National Transgender HIV Testing Day
National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) was first observed on April 18, 2016. The community lead is UCSF’s The Center for Excellence in Transgender Health.
HIV Vaccine Awareness Day
National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is the lead for this day.
National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
May 19 is National Asian and Pacific Islander (API) HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. The Banyan Tree Project —a national campaign to end the silence and shame surrounding HIV/AIDS in Asian and Pacific Islander communities—is the lead for this day.
Hepatitis Testing Day
The Action Plan for the Prevention, Care, and Treatment of Viral Hepatitis designates May 19 as Hepatitis Testing Day.
Hepatitis Testing Day falls during May’s observance of Hepatitis Awareness Month.
HIV Long-Term Survivors Day
On June 5 people across the nation celebrate and honor the long-term survivors of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and to raise awareness about their needs, issues and journeys. Learn more at this observance day website provided by LKA, the community lead for this day.
National HIV Testing Day
National HIV Testing Day (NHTD) was first observed on June 27, 1995.
The 2016 theme was “Doing It".
National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day
The AIDS Institute launched this day in 2008 and is the lead. The 2015 theme for NHAAAD was Aging is a part of life: HIV doesn’t have to be.
Learn more about HIV and aging here.
National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
In 2008 the National Association of People with AIDS launched this observance day.
National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
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.