National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day
October 15 is National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day. The 2016 theme is “We'll Defeat AIDS con Ganas!.”
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.
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.
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.
How can you use new media to enhance our response to HIV/AIDS?
Use New Media
Book an appointment for free, one to one Virtual Office Hours social media training.
Blog about HIV among Latinos.
Read the awareness day blogs from AIDS.gov.
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.
Learn about HIV testing and outcomes among Latinos.
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" />
Learn about these National Campaigns
These CDC-supported campaigns work to reach Latinos:
Register at http://www.nlaad.org/ to list your events and to get posters, graphics, and other resources.
Download the HIV/AIDS Awareness Days postcard here (PDF, 1.49MB).
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, 2016.