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World AIDS Day - December 1

Plan an Event

The 2015 Federal theme was The Time to Act Is Now.

Read and share this blog by Douglas Brooks, Director, White House Office of National AIDS Policy and Deborah L. Birx, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator & U.S. Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy, PEPFAR

Looking for ways you can take action around World AIDS Day (December 1)?  Here are a few simple, powerful, and engaging ways:

Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

National HIV/AIDS Strategy

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)

Locate HIV Testing and Other Services

HIV Prevention and Service Locator

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

Watch this video Exit Disclaimer to learn out using the Locator with patients.

Add the  Locator to your sites. In December, it has a look reflecting World AIDS Day.

Learn about the Affordable Care Act Take health care into your own hands Learn More

Through January 31, 2016, apply for a 2016 health plan, renew your plan or pick a new plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace.

Visit and Cuidado de Salud to learn more.

Learn about the Affordable Care Act and HIV.

Follow the blog and the blog.

CDC Vital Signs

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

These new estimates underscore the need to increase awareness of PreP.

Learn about this daily pill. Read this CDC letter.

Learn about PEPFAR


Read and share the Blueprint (PDF, 2.6 MB) and fact sheet.

Learn more about PEPFAR.

Read Ambassador Birx’s blog: The Stakes Could Not Be Higher.

Learn about the #TreatmentforAll campaign.

Learn more about the Epidemic

Learn about the Epidemic

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

Applying Public Health Principles to the HIV Epidemic — How Are We Doing? Exit Disclaimer (Dr. Frieden Mermin, and Foti)

Ending the HIV–AIDS Pandemic — Follow the Science Exit Disclaimer by Dr. Fauci and Dr. Marston

World AIDS Day Badge

World AIDS Day. December 1.

Help promote World AIDS Day. Post this web badge on your site.

Copy the Badge Code:

<img alt="World AIDS Day. December 1." class="wad-images" src="/images/world_logo1.gif" />

Use Social Media


Positive Spin

Positive Spin

Positive Spin is a series of real stories from real people about their unique experiences along the HIV Continuum of Care.

Watch the trailer. Exit Disclaimer Share your story with #mypositivespin.

How can you use this digital storytelling project to encourage HIV awareness?

From the Community - World AIDS Day, December 1

The Greater Than AIDS toolkit Exit Disclaimer has banners and other images.

UNAIDS has posted many shareable visuals. Exit Disclaimer

Share the new We are Family campaign. Exit Disclaimer

World AIDS Day Graphics

The time to act is now... World AIDS Day. December 1, 2015

Visit our poster page for the logo, our tip images and more graphics.

Download and use the logo: