Communities of Color

  • Black Voices: A Reflection of Service on MLK Day
    01-16-2017In 2015, we started asking our Black Voices bloggers to reflect on what service means to them as we stopped to celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther.…
  • Southern Forum Addresses HIV among Gay and Bisexual Men of Color
    12-28-2016HIV continues to take a heavy toll in the southern United States. Southern states represent 33 percent of the U.S. population, bu...
  • 250 Sites Participated In Listening Session With The Transgender Community
    12-21-2016The HHS Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP) recently convened a community listening session to hear about t...
  • Syringe Services Programs: Effective for HIV Prevention
    12-05-2016Summary: According to the latest CDC Vital Signs, only 1 in 4 people who inject drugs (PWID) in 22 US cities reported getting all their needles from sterile so.…
  • Promoting Innovation and Collaboration: SMAIF Awards Strengthen Response to HIV Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities
    11-21-2016We have made incredible progress in HIV treatment and prevention, but too many Americans from all walks of life still get HIV, an...
  • HIV Prevention Efforts for Hispanics/Latinos must improve
    11-14-2016Hispanics/Latinos are disproportionately affected by HIV. In 2014, 23% of all new HIV diagnoses in the United States were among H...
  • What is SMAIF?
    11-04-2016In September, during the U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA), HIV.gov shared information about and launched new web pages that describe the work of the Secretary&r..…
  • The Power of NLAAD
    10-14-2016October 15 is National Latinx* AIDS Awareness Day. It s a good time to review the current impact of HIV on Latinos/Hispanics...
  • We’ll Defeat AIDS CON GANAS: #NLAAD Twitter Chat
    10-11-2016October 15th marks the 14th annual observance of National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD)! HIV continues to have a disproportio...
  • #NLAAD is Social
    10-11-2016On October 15, many communities will mark National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD. Today we offer social media resources for yo...
  • Catching Fire:The Realities of the New Era in HIV Prevention and Care
    09-21-2016I felt an excitement at the U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA) that I hadn t felt for a while. We re at the start of something ne...
  • Viral Hepatitis and Indian Health Services Highlights from USCA 2016
    09-17-2016During the second day of the 2016 U.S. Conference on AIDS (USCA), HIV.gov shared more conference highlights via Facebook Live. Fi...
  • SMAIF in Spotlight at U.S. Conference on AIDS
    09-16-2016As the 2016 U.S. Conference on AIDS got underway in Hollywood, Florida, on September 16, one of the first workshops put a spotlig...