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National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

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National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is an annual observance to recognize the impact of HIV on women and girls. Observed on March 10, National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is a day to "Share Knowledge. Take Action."

Below are some ways you can get involved around National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day – on March 10 or during March.

Locate HIV Testing And Other Services

HIV Prevention and Service Locator

Use and share the HIV Testing Sites & Care Services Locator.

Learn about the Locator app for and download the app for Apple Exit Disclaimer and Android Exit Disclaimer devices.

Text  your ZIP code to “KNOWIT” (566948) or visit

Learn About The Affordable Care Act Take health care into your own hands Learn More

Visit  and Cuidado de Salud to find out about the Health Insurance Marketplace and more.

Learn about the Affordable Care Act and  HIV.

Register For March 10 Webinar

Women and Girls

Register for the March 10, 2014, webinar  2:00-3:00p.m. ET.  The topic is Ongoing Care and Treatment: Women with HIV/AIDS.

Presenters include the HHS Office on Women’s Health, HHS Office of Population Affairs, CDC, the Black Women’s Health Imperative, Greater than AIDS, and NWGHAAD Ambassador Tamika Williams. Learn more and register here. Exit Disclaimer

Watch And Share These Videos

Department of Health and Human Services

View CDC’s video on HIV Among African American Women. Exit Disclaimer

Watch this reflection Exit Disclaimer from Caya Lewis, HHS, about her commitment to creating an AIDS-free generation.

Read The National HIV/AIDS StrategyNational HIV/AIDS Strategy

The Strategy is the nation's comprehensive coordinated HIV/AIDS roadmap. Read the Strategy.

How can you help implement the Strategy in your community?

Watch this video about the HIV Care Continuum Initiative. Exit Disclaimer

Promote NWGHAAD - National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day March 10,2014

Add this National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day image to your site.

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Spread Awareness

Thunderclap for HIV Awareness

Join this Thunderclap to send the same NGWHAAD message at the same time to your social media contacts.

Learn about Thunderclap for HIV Awareness.

Join And Follow The Blogosphere

Read’s posts on women and HIV.

Blog about HIV and women and girls or comment on someone else’s blog post.

Subscribe to the blog.

Subscribe to the OWH blog.

Use New Media

Twitter bird holding Facing AIDS sign

Follow the NWGHAAD board Exit Disclaimer on Pinterest.

Change your social media photo and Facebook cover photo to show your support.

Use sample posts to spread the word on Facebook and Twitter. Use the #NWGHAAD hashtag!

Host An Event

Women and Girls

Host or attend an event in your area.

Learn more about National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day meetups.

Get Tested


Pledge to help end HIV/AIDS by sharing eye-catching infocards on social media.

Graphics And Widgets

National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day logo

Get posters and web buttons to add to your sites.

Add the HIV/AIDS Prevention & Service Providers Locator to your site. Get the widget.

More Resources


Learn about Greater Than AIDS Exit Disclaimer and the EMPOWERED Exit Disclaimer campaign (a partnership with Alicia Keys to reach women in the U.S. about HIV/AIDS).

Download materials for your community event Exit Disclaimer from Greater Than AIDS.

Learn About The Epidemic

Learn about the Epidemic Get fact sheets about the epidemic and other resources.

Learn the HIV/AIDS Basics. Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself.

Visit for health resources related to women and girls.

Learn About The PEPFAR Blueprint


Read and share the PEFPAR Blueprint: Creating an AIDS-free Generation (PDF, 2.6 MB) and fact sheet.

Learn more about PEPFAR.