National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day was first observed in 2007. This day is observed on the first day of Spring each year. The 2016 observance will be recognized on March 20th.
The 2016 theme is “Hear Indigenous voices: Uniting the Bold Voices of American Indians, Alaska Natives (AI/AN) and Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islanders”.
Here are some ways you can get involved on and around National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Locate HIV Testing and Other Services
Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.
Share these Federal Resources
Doing It is a CDC national HIV testing and prevention campaign to motivate adults to get tested for HIV and know their status.
Blog about the impact of HIV on Native Americans. Or comment on someone else’s blog post.
Join the Conversation
On Friday March 18 at 1pm Eastern. Native America Calling, a national call-in program, will discuss native HIV/AIDS awareness.
Listen to the show or dial in1-800-996-2848 to talk with community speakers and Lisa Neel, Program Manager, HIV Program, Indian Health Service.
Resources from the Community
Scroll down this page for an e-banner for your site.
Share the Save the Date card (PDF, 902 KB).
Visit the NNHAAD site for more materials.
Watch and Share these Videos
Updating your website? Post this web badge on your site.
Copy the Badge Code:
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Visuals and Widgets
Download and share this 2016 poster from the community. (PDF, 2.9 MB)
Use and share this CDC infographic (JPG, 524 KB).
Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
The Strategy is the nation's comprehensive coordinated HIV/AIDS roadmap. Read the Strategy.
How can you help implement the Strategy in your community?
Watch this video about the HIV Care Continuum Initiative.
Learn about the Affordable Care Act
Read this blog post: American Indians & Alaska Natives: How to Use Your New Health Insurance.
Share the Tribal version of the “From Coverage to Care” (PDF 800KB) brochure.
Learn about the Affordable Care Act and HIV.