Posts Tagged ‘Awareness’

World AIDS Day

Friday, December 1st, 2023

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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Transgender Awareness Month

Wednesday, November 1st, 2023

November is Transgender Awareness Month.

November is National Diabetes Month

Wednesday, November 1st, 2023

November is National Diabetes Month. The National Diabetes Education Program’s (NDEP) theme this year is Managing Diabetes-It’s Not Easy, But It’s Worth It.

GLAAD’s Spirit Day to Fight LGBT Bullying

Friday, October 20th, 2023

LGBTQ youth are bullied at much higher rates than other students. Let’s show them they’re not alone and stand against bullying by going purple this October 20th. Take the pledge today! Learn more at GLAAD.org.

National HIV Testing Day

Tuesday, June 27th, 2023
National HIV Testing Day

I’m Doing It. Testing for HIV.

National HIV Testing Day

Observed every year on June 27.

For confidential, free HIV Testing, talk to us and schedule your test. We may be offering testing near you at a local testing event, so check our calendar of events, too.

National HIV Testing Day (NHTD) was first observed on June 27, 1995.

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Hepatitis Testing Day

Friday, May 19th, 2023

Hepatitis Testing Day

May 19

The Action Plan for the Prevention, Care, and Treatment of Viral Hepatitis designates May 19 as Hepatitis Testing Day.

Hepatitis Testing Day falls during May’s observance of Hepatitis Awareness Month.

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HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

Thursday, May 18th, 2023

HIV Vaccine Awareness Day

May 18

National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) is the lead for this day.

NIAID’s HIV Vaccine Awareness Day web site contains many resources. Also visit http://www.bethegeneration.org Exit Disclaimer to learn more.

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May is Hepatitis Awareness Month

Monday, May 1st, 2023

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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