Female with two young females

March 10

The 2017 theme was The Best Defense Is a Good Offense.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Service, Office on Women's Health leads this day.

Event Guide

Find HIV Testing and Other Services

HIV Prevention and Service Locator

Learn about the Epidemic

Learn about the Epidemic

Visit the HIV Basics pages

Get this fact sheet about women and HIV, and other fact sheets.

Visit for health resources related to women and girls.


National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day logo

Use CDC’s images, infographic and this gif video.

Copy the badge code: 

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Get Involved

Office of Women’s Health

Use the #NWGHAAD hashtag.

Learn about Greater Than AIDS and the EMPOWERED campaign  and download materials for your event from Greater Than AIDS.

Federal Resources

National HIV/AIDS Strategy

Doing It is a CDC national HIV testing and prevention campaign to motivate adults to get tested and know their HIV status.

Read the CDC feature about women, HIV and NWGHAAD.