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June 27

National HIV Testing Day (NHTD) was first observed on June 27, 1995. NHTD is a day to encourage people to get tested for HIV, know their status, and get linked to care and treatment.

The 2019 theme is "Doing It My Way".

Event Planning Guide      Social Media Kit

Awareness Days Calendar Card (PDF 1.39 MB)

Find HIV Testing and Other Services

HIV Prevention and Service Locator

Use the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.

The Locator now includes PrEP and STI services and is more user friendly. Read about how the new Locator can help you serve your community.


Learn about the Epidemic

Get Involved

Together we are greater than AIDS

Follow @HIVgov and use #HIVTestingDay, #NHTD, #DoingItMyWay and #HaciendoloAMiManera.

Share your Positive Spin story with #mypositivespin

Find free HIV testing at Walgreens stores in over 260 cities June 27, between 10 am – 7 pm (local time). For locations, visit this GTA page.

Talk about testing during the @NHMAmd Twitter chat (June 27 at 3:00 pm).


The HIV Testing Sites and Care Services Locator - video

2019 posters, social media images and infographics are now available from CDC.

Add the logo to your site and materials.

Use the Badge Code:

<a href=""><img alt="National HIV Testing Day June 27" width="240" height="200" src="" /></a>

Use images from

  • branded NHTD logo: EPS (2.86 MB) PNG (74 KB)
  • HIV Testing & Care Service Locator: EPS (10.5 MB) PNG (842 KB)
  • Positive Spin: EPS (5.9 MB) PNG (386 KB)

See these NHTD graphics from Greater Than AIDS.

Join the DoingIt Campaign

Share Your Story. Using #DoingItMyWay to share how or why you get tested for HIV.

#DoingItMyWay (#HaciendoloAMiManera), is a CDC social media campaign that makes HIV testing personable and relatable by highlighting how and why people make testing part of their lives.

Visit the DoingIt site to get the toolkit (PDF 7.6 MB).

Federal News and Resources

learn about the epidemic

Read about the proposed Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America.

Check out these public awareness and education campaigns from across the government.

Watch and Read

act against aids

Watch this video on VA’s efforts to test veterans and get them into care.

Watch and share the Doing It campaign videos.

Positive Spin is a series of real stories from real people about their unique experiences along the HIV Continuum of Care. Watch the trailer.

Follow CDC on Instagram.

Use Digital Communication

iPhone screenshot of Youtube video