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National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day

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National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day. October 15th

October 15 is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day.  The 2016 theme is “We'll Defeat AIDS con Ganas!.”

The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA) Exit Disclaimer, the Hispanic Federation Exit Disclaimer and many other organizations organize this day. The NLAAD campaign works annually at building capacity for non-profit organizations and health departments in order to reach Latino/Hispanic communities, promote HIV testing, and provide HIV prevention information and access to care.

Use New Media

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Book an appointment for free, one to one Virtual Office Hours social media training.

Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

National HIV/AIDS Strategy

The Strategy is the nation's first-ever comprehensive coordinated HIV/AIDS roadmap.

Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020 (PDF 2.2 MB) or Estrategia Nacional Contra El VIH/SIDA para los Estados Unidos: Actualizada Hasta 2020 (PDF 6.39 MB)

Watch Our Strategy: National HIV/AIDS Strategy Updated to 2020 Exit Disclaimer video.

More New Media

New Media Basics

Learn how to use new media. Read and share these new media one pagers from AIDS.gov.

Read and share the new media declaration.

How can you use new media to enhance our response to HIV/AIDS?

Share these Federal Resources

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day Badge

Visit this AIDS.gov page for Spanish language resources from Federal agencies.

Visit these Federal websites:

Subscribe Exit Disclaimer to the AIDS.gov blog to hear about the HIV/AIDS awareness days, new media and the response to HIV and more.

Locate HIV Testing and Other Services 

Locate HIV Testing and Other Services

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

Learn about the Locator app. Exit Disclaimer Download the app for iPhone and iPad Exit Disclaimer OR Android. Exit Disclaimer

Add the locator widget to your website or blog.

Visit https://gettested.cdc.gov/.

Follow Blogs

Join and Follow the Blogosphere

Blog about HIV among Latinos.

Subscribe Exit Disclaimer to the AIDS.gov blog to hear about the HIV/AIDS awareness days, new media and the response to HIV and more.

Learn about the Epidemic

Learn about the Epidemic

Read this CDC web feature.

Find out about today’s epidemic (PDF 501KB) on this CDC fact sheet.

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

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day Badge

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day Badge

Help promote National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day. Post this web badge on your site.

Copy the Badge Code:

<img src="/images/nlaad-logo.jpg" alt="National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day Badge" width="150" height="150" />

Graphics

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day

Register at http://www.nlaad.org/ Exit Disclaimer to list your events and to get posters, graphics, and other resources.

Download posters Exit Disclaimer from the Latino Commission on AIDS. Get social media images Exit Disclaimer from CDC.

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

Download the badge: PNG (67 KB); EPS (2.5 MB).

Learn about the Affordable Care Act

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Learn about the Affordable Care Act and HIV.

Get ready for the next open enrollment period which starts November 1, 2015.