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800–CDC–INFO

Toll-free, confidential HIV/AIDS information for the American public—8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday—Friday, Eastern Time (ET)
  • Sensitive and compassionate service via multiple channels (e.g., phone calls, e-mail, mail, and faxed materials)
  • Customer service representatives offering referrals to appropriate services, including clinics, hospitals, local hotlines, counseling, and legal services
800–232–4636;
TTY: 888–232–6348
English and Español


CDC National HIV and STD Testing Resources

Resources on HIV testing

  • Searchable database of HIV testing sites
  • FAQs about HIV, HIV testing, and STD testing
  • Spanish-language materials and information
www.hivtest.org
800–CDC–INFO (800–232–4636)


 

Prevention IS Care

  • Patient education materials in English and Spanish for
    people living with HIV/AIDS
  • Links to online training and support service
www.cdc.gov/PreventionISCare
800–CDC–INFO (800–232–4636)


 

AIDS.gov

A comprehensive Web site showcasing how the Federal government is fighting HIV/AIDS.
  • HIV treatment guidelines
  • Testing recommendations
  • Blog posts
  • Search tool that finds testing clinics, health centers, housing, and other service providers by zip code


 

AIDSinfo

Federally approved Web site that provides information on HIV/AIDS for people living with HIV/AIDS and their families and friends
  • HIV treatment and prevention guidelines
  • Information on clinical trials and AIDS training
  • HIV/AIDS factsheets and Spanish-language materials
www.aidsinfo.nih.gov
800–HIV–0440 (800–448–0440)


 

Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (Health Resources and Services Administration)

Helps people living with HIV/AIDS access the medical care they need but can't afford
  • Locates Ryan White–funded medical providers by ZIP code
  • Enables providers to refer to dental care, transportation, and other services, and provide access to HIV medications


 

Black AIDS Institute

Stopping the AIDS pandemic in Black communities by engaging and mobilizing Black institutions and individuals in efforts to confront HIV
  • Public and private sector HIV policy interpretation
  • Training and technical assistance
  • Advocacy
www.blackaids.org
213–353–3610


 

Latino Commission on AIDS

Dedicated to fighting the spread of HIV/AIDS in the Latino community through an extensive network of member organizations and community leaders
  • HIV prevention, health education, and health behavior research
  • Advocacy
www.latinoaids.org
212–675–3288


 

National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC)

Developing leadership in communities of color to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic
  • Public policy education programs
  • Technical assistance and training
  • Digital and electronic resource materials
www.nmac.org
202–483–6622

For more information, and to Get the Facts, Get Tested, Get Involved


 

 

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