National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is an annual observance to recognize the impact of HIV on women and girls. Mark your calendars now for this March 10th observance.
The 2016 theme was The Best Defense Is a Good Offense.
Below are some ways you can get involved around National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day – on March 10 or during March.
Locate HIV Testing and Other Services
Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.
Share these Instagram images:
Sisterhood is Power! It helps us to be successful with our HIV health care. - Sabrina Heard#NWGHAAD (PNG, 168 KB)
Calling on women to join the conversation & be a part of ending the epidemic in our lifetime! - #NWGHAAD Ingrid Floyd (PNG, 229 KB)
Graphics and Widgets
Get posters and the new logo to add to your sites.
Use CDC’s images and infographic.
Watch and share this new video from CDC.
Share National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with this Facebook cover photo, pins to repin, new profile pictures, and more.
Share these Resources
Doing It is a CDC national HIV testing and prevention campaign to motivate all adults to get tested for HIV and know their status. Read the CDC’s feature about women, HIV and NWGHAAD.
Download the HIV/AIDS Awareness Days postcard (PDF, 1.49 MB).
Read this blog by NIH’s Dr. Fauci and advocate Barbra Streisand about the need for more inclusive clinical trials.
Learn about the Epidemic
Learn the HIV/AIDS Basics. Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself.
Visit womenshealth.gov for health resources related to women and girls.
Blog about HIV and women and girls or comment on someone else’s blog post.
In July 2015, the White House released the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020 (PDF 2.18 MB).
Talk about it with your friends and colleagues.
Read the Federal Action Plan. (PDF, 772 KB)
Learn about The PEPFAR Blueprint
Read and share the PEFPAR Blueprint: Creating an AIDS-free Generation (PDF, 2.6 MB) and fact sheet.
Learn more about PEPFAR.