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 2018 theme is "Doing It My Way, Testing for HIV".
Awareness Days Calendar Card (PDF 1.39 MB)
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Find HIV Testing and Other Services
Add the Locator to Your Site
Embed the HIV Testing Sites & Cares Services Locator in your site to connect your audience with HIV testing, housing and mental health services, and more.
Watch this video to learn how.
Share your Positive Spin story with #mypositivespin
Find free HIV testing at Walgreens stores in over 180 cities June 27, between 10 am – 7 pm (local time). For locations, visit this GTA page.
Join this Thunderclap by June 27 at 10:30am (EDT).
Use Digital Communication
Watch this Facebook Live video for tips on using social media for HIV/AIDS observances.
Get personalized help with social media from Virtual Office Hours.
Watch these short videos
- Tips for creating a great Facebook Live
- What makes a good Instagram story?
- When is it good to put a gif in a Tweet?
Find more HIV.gov articles on using social media.
Join the DoingIt Campaign
2018 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="https://www.hiv.gov/events/awareness-days/hiv-testing-day"><img alt="National HIV Testing Day June 27" width="240" height="200" src="https://www.hiv.gov/sites/all/themes/hiv/assets/images/nhtdlogo.jpg" /></a>
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