National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day banner

April 10

Advocates for Youth and its partners direct this observance.

NYHAAD educates the public about the impact of HIV/AIDS on youth and highlights the work youth do to strengthen the fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

Event Planning Guide      Social Media Kit

Awareness Days Calendar Card (PDF 1.39 MB)


National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day

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Download this NYHAAD toolkit.

Federal Resources

We're Doing It

CDC’s Doing It campaign is intended to reach youth and others at risk for HIV.

Watch this trailer in which young adults speak about the importance of HIV testing and why they are #DoingIt.

Learn about the Epidemic

Learn about the Epidemic

Get basic HIV information from and CDC.

Share this CDC fact sheet on HIV Among Youth.

Read the CDC’s NYHAAD web feature and the Dear Colleague Letter for the 2018 observance.

Follow @HIVgov and the blog year-round.

More Resources

More Resources (an Adolescent HIV/AIDS Prevention National Resource Center site) offers emerging and evidence-based practices and resources for youth-serving professionals.

Get Involved

More New Media

Use the hashtag #NYHAAD to share your plans. Use these social media images.