World AIDS Day - December 1
The 2015 Federal theme is 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:
Locate HIV Testing and Other Services
Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator .
Watch this video to learn more about using the Locator with patients.
You can also visit https://gettested.cdc.gov/.
Read the National HIV/AIDS Strategy
In July 2015, the White House released the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020 (PDF 2.18 MB). Read and talk about it with your friends and colleagues.
What can you do to make the Strategy real in your community?
Read about developing the Federal Action Plan to be released on Dec. 1st.
Watch the White House event.on December 1st at 1:00 p.m. (ET) on whitehouse.gov/live
World AIDS Day Badge
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="https://aids.gov/images/world_logo1.gif" />
Learn about the Affordable Care Act
Through January 31, 2016, apply for a 2016 health plan, renew your plan or pick a new plan through the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Learn about the Affordable Care Act and HIV.
World AIDS Day Graphics
Visit our posters page to download the 2015 poster. You can also download and customize themed posters for past observances.
Download and use the logo:
Share AIDS.gov Tips
Add these images to your social media:
- Tip 1: Get Resources, Get Involved (PNG 371 KB)
- Tip 2: Learn More about the National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Updated to 2020 (PNG 485 KB)
- Tip 3: The Affordable Care Act Helps People Living with HIV (PNG 467 KB)
- Tip 4: Check out the WAD2015 YouTube playlist (PNG 322 KB)
- Tip 5: Find out how #PrEPWORKS (PNG 592 KB)
Learn more about the Epidemic
Learn the HIV/AIDS Basics. Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself.
Download the timeline. (PDF 468 KB)
Add the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator to your sites. In December, it has a look reflecting World AIDS Day.
From the Community
The Greater Than AIDS toolkit has banners and other images.
Watch. Discuss. Share the new We are Family campaign.
Follow and retweet @AIDS.gov on Twitter.
Read and share the blogs as AIDS.gov leads up to World AIDS Day.
10 Things You can Do (PDF 274 KB)
Other Awareness Days
Read the AIDS.gov blog posts recognizing the national HIV/AIDS observances.
Download the HIV/AIDS Awareness Days postcard here (PDF 1.49 MB)