National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD)
On February 7, our nation observed NBHAAD. Get the facts on the impact of the HIV epidemic on African Americans.
CDC supports two national campaigns designed to reach African Americans:
The National HIV/AIDS Strategy
The White House National HIV/AIDS Strategy (NHAS) is the nation's first-ever comprehensive coordinated HIV/AIDS roadmap with clear and measurable targets to be achieved by 2015.
HHS Secretary Addresses National Summit on HIV and Viral Hepatitis Diagnosis, Prevention, and Access to Care
On November 26, 2012, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius delivered the opening address at the National Summit on HIV and Viral Hepatitis Diagnosis, Prevention, and Access to Care. Summit participants are discussing state-of-the-art mechanisms to support the “National HIV/AIDS Strategy” and the “Action Plan for the Prevention, Care and Treatment of Viral Hepatitis.
Recursos En Español
La epidemia del VIH es una seria amenaza para la comunidad hispana o latina. Ofrece información sobre investigaciones clínicas, tratamiento y prevención del VIH/SIDA.
Learn about how HIV is spread and how to protect yourself.
See more HIV/AIDS Basics >
See how the Dept. of Health and Human Services is engaged in the response to the epidemic.
See more Federal Resources >
Learn more about National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day here...
Learn more about National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day here...
Too many young people continue to become infected and few are tested for HIV. Read CDC’s Vital Signs report.