Posts Tagged ‘Awareness’

November is National Diabetes Month

Tuesday, November 1st, 2022

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.

Transgender Awareness Month

Tuesday, November 1st, 2022

November is Transgender Awareness Month.

GLAAD’s Spirit Day to Fight LGBT Bullying

Thursday, October 20th, 2022

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 Latinx AIDS Awareness Day

Saturday, October 15th, 2022

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day

October 15

The Latino Commission on AIDS (LCOA), Exit Disclaimer the Hispanic Federation and many other organizations organize this day.

Find NLAAD resources at http://www.nlaad.org/, Exit Disclaimer including posters, graphics, PSAs and themed materials.

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National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Tuesday, September 27th, 2022

National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

September 27

In 2008 the National Association of People with AIDS launched this observance day.

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National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

Sunday, September 18th, 2022

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day

September 18

The AIDS Institute Exit Disclaimer launched this day in 2008 and is the lead. The 2015 theme for NHAAAD was Aging is a part of life: HIV doesn’t have to be.

Learn more about HIV and aging here.

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International Overdose Awareness Day (Official)

Wednesday, August 31st, 2022

International Overdose Awareness Day is observed annually on August 31st. Learn more here.

National HIV Testing Day

Monday, June 27th, 2022
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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HIV Long-Term Survivors Day

Sunday, June 5th, 2022

HIV Long-Term Survivors Day

June 5

On June 5 people across the nation celebrate and honor the long-term survivors of the HIV/AIDS epidemic and to raise awareness about their needs, issues and journeys. Learn more at this observance day website Exit Disclaimer provided by LKA, the community lead for this day.

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Hepatitis Testing Day

Thursday, May 19th, 2022

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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