Federal Resources about Mpox and HIV

Content From: HIV.govUpdated: August 2, 20235 min read


Across the federal government, agencies are working to address the intersection between mpox and HIV. Find federal resources on mpox and HIV targeting consumers, clinicians, grantees, and other audiences.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Resources for Consumers and Community Partners

  • CDC.gov/poxvirus/mpox—This is CDC’s main mpox page, providing the latest public health information on mpox symptoms, vaccination, treatment, and prevention for the general public and health care professionals.
  • CDC Mpox Digital Resources—This page provides consumer fact sheets, flyers, posters, and other resources with the latest information on how to prevent and treat mpox. Topics include mpox and safer sex, social gatherings, and teens and young adults, among others.
  • CDC Toolkits for Community, Work, and School— This site provides toolkits and information to communicate about mpox to specific audiences and settings.
  • Get Healthy and Ready for Summer 2023—This consumer fact sheet discusses steps to stay healthy before, during, and after summer LGBTQIA+ celebrations, including learning about mpox and getting a two-dose mpox vaccine, if recommended for you.
  • Let’s Talk About Mpox Videos—CDC and KFF launched this series of direct, plain language mpox FAQ videos featuring White House National Mpox Response Deputy Coordinator Demetre Daskalakis, MD, MPH, discussing the importance of getting vaccinated, common mpox symptoms, testing, treatment options, and more.
  • Mpox Infections After Vaccination—This resource summarizes what is known about mpox infections after vaccinations. Bottom line: No vaccine is 100% effective and infections after vaccination are possible, but they may be milder and less likely to result in hospitalization.
  • Mpox Equity and Anti-Stigma Toolkit—This toolkit provides strategies, actions, and resources to increase vaccination among populations most affected by mpox but less likely to be vaccinated.
  • Mpox and Spring and Summer Events—This web page provides information and resources for people attending LGBTQIA+ spring and summer events, clinicians, and event organizers.

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Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

  • Mpox Information—From HRSA’s HIV/AIDS Bureau, this page offers links to current mpox resources specifically for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program recipients, subrecipients, and stakeholders.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)