Posts Tagged ‘AIDS’

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

Tuesday, April 18th, 2023

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18

National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) was first observed on April 18, 2016. The community lead is UCSF’s The Center for Excellence in Transgender Health. Exit Disclaimer

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National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

Monday, April 10th, 2023

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

April 10

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) is an annual observance that takes place on April 10.

Advocates for Youth Exit Disclaimer plans and directs this observance day. Visit the NYHAAD site Exit Disclaimer for resources and more information.

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National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Friday, March 10th, 2023

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

March 10

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service, Office on Women’s Health is the lead for this day.

The 2016 theme was The Best Defense Is a Good Offense.

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World AIDS Day

Thursday, December 1st, 2022

World AIDS Day

December 1

The World Health Organization established World AIDS Day in 1988.

In 2016, the US Government is using the theme “Leadership. Commitment. Impact.”

Follow the AIDS.gov blog for news about World AIDS Day.

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National Transgender HIV Testing Day

Monday, April 18th, 2022

National Transgender HIV Testing Day

April 18

National Transgender HIV Testing Day (NTHTD) was first observed on April 18, 2016. The community lead is UCSF’s The Center for Excellence in Transgender Health. Exit Disclaimer

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National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

Sunday, April 10th, 2022

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day

April 10

National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day (NYHAAD) is an annual observance that takes place on April 10.

Advocates for Youth Exit Disclaimer plans and directs this observance day. Visit the NYHAAD site Exit Disclaimer for resources and more information.

More Resources

National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Thursday, March 10th, 2022

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

March 10

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service, Office on Women’s Health is the lead for this day.

The 2016 theme was The Best Defense Is a Good Offense.

Get graphics, web banners and more resources.

More Resources

World AIDS Day

Wednesday, December 1st, 2021

World AIDS Day

December 1

The World Health Organization established World AIDS Day in 1988.

In 2016, the US Government is using the theme “Leadership. Commitment. Impact.”

Follow the AIDS.gov blog for news about World AIDS Day.

More Resources

PrEP Aware Week

Monday, October 25th, 2021

PrEP Aware Week Learn more about PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) to prevent HIV infection and how to get it here.

Free HIV Testing at The LOFT

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

Free HIV/STI Testing is conducted at The LOFT every 3rd Tuesday of month from 5:00pm – 8:00pm by appointment only.  Testing is fast, free, and discreet.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic new procedures have been put into place to ensure the safety of you, LOFT and HVCS staff.

  • You must make an appointment, no drop-ins will be able to be screened that day.
  • Pre-screening and counseling will be done prior to the appointment by phone with an HVCS counselor.
  • You must answer a COVID-19  health
    survey before you enter the center and have a thermal scan.
  • You must wear a face covering over your nose and mouth for the duration of the in-person appointment.

 

To start the process and make an appointment contact Jamel Gray at jgray@hudsonvalleycs.org or call or text  (914)-785-8214.

If you are unable to visit The LOFT  during the appointment period, additional appointments can be scheduled a different day and time either at The LOFT or an HVCS location.  Contact us to find out more.