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Resources for Social Services Providers


HIV Treatment Works is a CDC Act Against AIDS campaign encouraging people living with HIV to Get in Care, Stay in Care and Live Well.

As front-line practitioners, social services providers, including case managers, patient navigators, social workers and many others, play a key role in caring for people living with HIV. Social services providers offer essential services that enable and empower people living with HIV to get the treatment and care they need. Your commitment and dedication are critical to ensuring that people living with HIV Get in Care, Stay in Care, and Live Well.

Access Free Resources

This website was developed to give social service providers quick access to a variety of resources organized by topic for working with clients living with HIV, including materials to share with your clients. Materials such as fact sheets, brochures, infographics, videos, and resource kits can be downloaded or ordered free of charge. Use these free resources to help your clients Get in Care, Stay in Care, and Live Well.

For HIV Treatment Works campaign materials, visit the official campaign website.

Resources

HIV Basics

Description Provider
HIV Basics presents information about HIV and AIDS, including information on the virus, its origins, symptoms, and testing. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Guidelines and Recommendations about prevention, screening, diagnosis, treatment, and management of HIV infection and HIV-related diseases. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The Guide for HIV/AIDS Clinical Care provides practical, current treatment information. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)

HIV Prevention, Testing, and Treatment Campaigns

Description Provider
The HIV Treatment Works website contains testimonials from people living with HIV; posters and materials for your office or clinic; and a comprehensive list of resources for your clients. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The Let’s Stop HIV Together campaign raises awareness about HIV and its impact on the lives of all Americans. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Start Talking. Stop HIV. aims to prevent new HIV infections in gay and bisexual men by helping them talk to their partners about relationships, safer sex, and HIV. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The Prevention is Care Resource Kits include numerous tools and resources for both providers and patients. All patient materials are offered in English and Spanish. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Newly Diagnosed with HIV

Description Provider
This fact sheet provides information for people who are Just Diagnosed: Next Steps After Testing Positive for HIV. National Institutes of Health (NIH), AIDSinfo

HIV Treatment

Description Provider
This fact sheet presents information about When to Start ART. National Institutes of Health (NIH), AIDSinfo
This fact sheet provides information about What to Start: Selecting a First HIV Regimen. National Institutes of Health (NIH), AIDSinfo
This fact sheet discusses Following an HIV Regimen: Steps to Take Before and After Starting HIV Medicines. National Institutes of Health (NIH), AIDSinfo
This fact sheet provides information about FDA-Approved Medicines. National Institutes of Health (NIH), AIDSinfo
This fact sheet presents information about Drug Resistance. National Institutes of Health (NIH), AIDSinfo

HIV Support Groups

Description Provider
Find local, HIV/AIDS support groups using the National Prevention Information Network’s (NPIN) Organization Database. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Prevention Information Network (NPIN)
Find local support resources on the United States HIV/AIDS Organizations webpage. TheBody.com
Find a local AIDS service organization through the ASO Finder. TheBody.com
Find a Virtual Support Group. DailyStrength.org
Find Local Health Services. National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC)

HIV Prevention

Description Provider
The HIV Prevention webpage presents information on how to prevent the transmission of HIV. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This fact sheet presents information about Oral Sex and HIV Risk. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The PrEP 101 webpage provides information about pre-exposure prophylaxis. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The PEP 101 webpage provides fast facts about post-exposure prophylaxis. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Partner Services

Description Provider
Partner Services: An Outline for the Health Care Professional offers providers information about partner services.
Print version
Web version
Spanish print version
Spanish web version
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The Partner Services Providers Quick Guide offers tips to partner services providers. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

HIV Co-Infections

Description Provider
These fact sheets provide information about Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This fact sheet provides information about HIV and Viral Hepatitis co-infection. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This fact sheet presents information about HIV and Tuberculosis co-infection. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

HIV and Substance Use

Description Provider
This fact sheet presents information about HIV and Substance Use in the United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This facts sheet provides information about Methamphetamine and HIV. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Drugs, Alcohol and HIV AIDS: A Consumer Guide discusses the effects of substance use among people living with HIV. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
SAMSHA’s Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator is an online tool for persons seeking treatment facilities for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
HIV/AIDS: Is Your Adult Client at Risk? A Pocket Tool for Substance Abuse Treatment Providers is designed to assist providers working with clients receiving substance abuse treatment. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

HIV and Smoking

Description Provider
This fact sheet discusses the Health Effects of Cigarette Smoking. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The Tips from Former Smokers Campaign features compelling tips and stories from former smokers on how to quit smoking. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

HIV and the Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Community

Description Provider
This fact sheet provides information about HIV Among Gay, Bisexual, and Other Men Who Have Sex With Men. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This fact sheet provides information about HIV Among Transgender People. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

HIV in the United States


Description Provider
This infographic shows New HIV Diagnoses in the United States.Web-ready version Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic shows New HIV Diagnoses in the United States by Route of Transmission. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic shows New HIV Diagnoses in the United States by Race/Ethnicity. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic shows New HIV Diagnoses among Youth in the United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic shows HIV Among U.S. Youth.Web-ready version Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic shows trends in HIV Diagnoses Among African Americans. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic provides fast facts about HIV and Women.Web-ready version Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic shows New HIV Diagnoses among Women and Teen Girls by Race/Ethnicity.Web-ready version Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic provides shows that Around One in Four People Living With HIV is a Woman.Web-ready version Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This infographic shows care data for Women Diagnosed with HIV.Web-ready version Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This fact sheet presents information about HIV in the United States: At-A-Glance. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This fact sheet provides information about HIV and AIDS in the United States by Geographic Distribution. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This fact sheet provides information about HIV Among Women. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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