Understanding HIV Test Results

Find out what HIV test results mean—and what to do after you get the results.

HIV Testing Overview

Learn how HIV testing works and what to expect when you get tested.

Mental Health

Taking care of your mental health is an important part of living healthy with HIV. Learn why.


Women's Health Issues

HIV can cause other health problems that are unique to women. Learn how.


Prior PACHA Meetings and Recommendations

Information and materials about prior PACHA meetings and the Council’s recommendations or other outputs is provided below. Mission and Team

Read about's mission and the federal partners we work with to share information and resources on HIV prevention, testing, treatment, and care.


Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS Authority

Executive Order 12963, dated June 14, 1995, as amended by Executive Order 13009, dated June 14, 1996 and Section 222 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. S217a). The Council was reestablished on January 15, 2016 and is currently operating under the authority given in Executive Order 13811, dated September 29, 2017. The Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (referred to as PACHA and/or the Council) is governed by provisions of Public Law 92-463 as amended (5 U.S.C.


White House Fiscal Year Budget
White House Fiscal Year Budget

Each year, the U.S. government spends billions of dollars to help people in the United States and countries around the world who are living with HIV/AIDS.


Access to Care Subcommittee

Incidence Subcommittee

Disparities Subcommittee

Global Subcommittee