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Partners are encouraged to post National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day events.  

If you would like to post an event please register or sign-in by going to the Partner Registration/Sign-In page.

NBHAAD partners and participants – use the dropdown menu below to search for events near you.

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CCAC Black History Month

February 01, 2016 - February 29, 2016 (All Day)

In February, our campus will be celebrating Black History Month. We will be presenting information regarding the health and well-being of African American men/women and AIDS/HIV education is one of the topic on our agenda.

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National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness

February 01, 2016 - February 08, 2016 (All Day)

Get a Free HIV Test!

In recognition of this annual national observance, the Baltimore County Department of Health is offering additional, free HIV Testing to everyone, regardless of race.

Get your results in 20 minutes.

February 1 | 8:30 AM to 3 PM
Hannah More Health Center
12035 Reisterstown Road, MD 21136

February 2 | 5 to 7 PM
Woodlawn Health Center
1811 Woodlawn Drive, MD 21207

February 3 | 9 AM to Noon
Towson Health Center
1046 Taylor Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21286

February 4 | 8:30 AM to Noon
Lansdowne Health Center
3902 Annapolis Road
Baltimore, MD 21227

February 8 | 5 to 7 PM
Liberty Family Resource Center
3525 Resource Drive
Baltimore, MD 21133

Inclement weather notice:
In the event of inclement weather the clinics will not be rescheduled. For cancellation information, call 410-887-4381.

 

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National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Madison Co.

February 01, 2016 - February 07, 2016 (All Day)

Look for us in a community near you to get informed about HIV and how you can get tested!

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NBHAAD 2016 Exhibit

February 01, 2016 - February 08, 2016 (12:00 am)

We will be hosting a week long public exhibit on behalf of NBHAAD 2016. In addition, we will be arranging some walk-in HIV testing opportunities with our HIV testing grantees during the week around February 7th that serve our African American communities.

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NBHAAD Sunday February 7, 2016

NBHAAD Sunday February 7, 2016

February 01, 2016 - February 29, 2016 (All Day)

February 2016, All Month

Getting your first HIV test can be scary (so can your 2nd, or 3rd test!). But getting tested is about taking charge of your health! Whether you test negative or positive, knowing your HIV status gives you control of your health. National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day helps educate others on why, how, and where to get tested for HIV.

Why should African Americans know their HIV status?

  • 14% Of the U.S. population is Black, but almost half (44%) of new HIV infections in the U.S. happen among Black people, and 31% of new infections are among Blackmen.[1]

What do Black queer/gay men need to know?

  • Although only 4% of males in the U.S. have sex with men, 78% of new male HIV infections are in men who have sex with men.[2]
  • The Good News? 65% Of African Americanshave been tested for HIV.[3] Join the majority who know their status!

Why does this matter for young guys?

  • 34% Of HIV infections among Black Americans are in people age 13-24.[3]
  • From 2008 to 2010, infections in guys who have sex with other guys age 13-24 increased by 22%.[2]

Knowing your HIV status is important to help you and your loved ones stay healthy and happy. It takes strength and courage to go get tested, but it’s not just about your health, it’s about your love life too! You’ll bring that confident swagger of knowing your status to the bedroom. And a guy who’s aware of his sexuality and his status helps others feel empowered to also get tested.

What if I find out I’m positive?

Finding out that you have HIV can be tough, but it’s the first step toward a healthier you. Your testing counselor can help link you directly into care, and help you regain control of your health. Connecting to treatment keeps you healthier AND reduces your risk of transmitting HIV to others. People living with HIV can live long and fabulous lives – check out this site for a great example of Living Positively!

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HIV Testing

February 01, 2016 - February 05, 2016 (9:00 am - 4:00 pm)

FREE RAPID (20 minutes) HIV TESTING!

Sessions are limited.  Please call 231-724-1288 to schedule/secure an appointment.

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Getting #nFront of HIV with NBHAAD

Getting #nFront of HIV with NBHAAD

February 05, 2016 - February 06, 2016 (All Day)

UHU and DENIM will offer Full Panel Testing in commemoration of national Black HIV AIDS awareness day at our DC and Prince Georges offices on Friday February 5th and Saturday February 6th from 2 PM to 7 PM. Black gay men between the ages of 18-29 who receive full panel screening will receive a $50 incentive. individuals living with HIV will receive an incentive of $40 by participating in STI and HepC screening.

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Taking To The Streets

In partnership with Bee Busy, Inc. we will be conducting on street testing sites under their campaign of “Taking It To The Street.”

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Ruth Atkinson at 713-303-8909 or Kalvin Marshall 281-835-6524 or at kalvinlm@aol.com.

Visit our facebook page: Heterosexual HIV Awareness Task Force, Houston, Texas and also visit Bee Busy’s website www.beebusy.org

See you on February 5th!

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Testing

February 05, 2016 (6:00 am - 1:45 pm)

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Broward County Black PrEP Tour

February 05, 2016 (8:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Broward County PrEP Summit   

Hosted by :

Black AIDS Institute in association with BTAN-Broward County

Florida Department of Health, Broward County

Broward House

Broward Health

Broward Greater Than AIDS

Broward Regional Health Planning Council

 

Engage in discussions about:

  • Issues affecting PrEP education and implementation in Black communities
  • Paying for PrEP
  • Overcoming medical racism and mistrust
  • Biomedical research related to PrEP

 

Lunch Provided

TO REGISTER VISIT www.broward-prep.eventbrite.com

 

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