National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
October 15 is National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. The 2015 theme was 'You & I Will Defeat AIDS' - 'Tu y Yo Vamos a Derrotar al SIDA'.
The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA) , the Hispanic Federation 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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Read the 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)
More New Media
Learn how to use new media. Read and share these new media one pagers from AIDS.gov.
Read and share the new media declaration.
Add this NLAAD graphic (JPG 51KB) to your website or social network page.
How can you use new media to enhance our response to HIV/AIDS?
Locate HIV Testing and Other Services
Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.
Add the locator widget to your website or blog.
Blog about HIV among Latinos.
Read this AIDS.gov post: Digital Communication for National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
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 Latino AIDS Awareness Day Badge
Help promote National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. Post this web badge on your site.
Copy the Badge Code:
<img src="/images/nlaad-logo.jpg" alt="National Latino AIDS Awareness Day Badge" width="150" height="150" />
Learn about these National Campaigns
These CDC-supported campaigns work to reach Latinos:
- We Can Stop HIV One Conversation at a Time/Podemos Detener el VIH Una Conversación a la Vez,
- Start Talking. Stop HIV.
- Let’s Stop HIV Together
Learn about the Hispanic Communications Network- La Red Hispana’s new campaign working to eliminate HIV / AIDS stigma among Latinos.
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.
Learn about the Affordable Care Act
Learn about the Affordable Care Act and HIV.
Get ready for the next open enrollment period which starts November 1, 2015.