National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day - September 18

September 18. National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day.

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day (NHAADexternal icon) is observed each year on September 18. The AIDS Instituteexternal icon launched this day to bring awareness to the aging-related challenges of HIV prevention, testing, care, and treatment.

Get Involved

Partners and organizations can use the Let’s Stop HIV Together campaign resources to highlight ways to reduce HIV stigma and promote prevention, testing, and treatment for older adults.

The Let’s Stop HIV Together campaign includes resources and partnerships aimed at stopping HIV stigma and promoting HIV testing, prevention, and treatment. This campaign is part of the national Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) Initiative. Let’s Stop HIV Together empowers communities, partners on the ground, and healthcare providers to reduce stigma among all Americans, prevent HIV among the hardest-hit populations, and help people with HIV stay healthy.

Get the Word Out

Share these posts and the accompanying images on social media. If creating your own posts, we encourage you to incorporate #NHAAD and #StopHIVTogether to get NHAAD content trending. Be sure to follow us online for more resources and social media content.

Social Media Resources

September 18. National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day.

Use these sample messages prior to September 18 to lead up to National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day.

Facebook: National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day is September 18. With advanced treatment options, people with HIV are living longer, healthier lives. But older adults still face stigma and challenges in HIV prevention, care, and treatment. Let’s Stop HIV Together. https://bit.ly/31ZWGvS #StopHIVTogether #NHAAD

Twitter: National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day is Sept 18. With advanced treatment options, people w/ HIV are living longer, healthier lives. But older adults still face challenges in HIV prevention, care, and treatment. Let’s Stop HIV Together. https://bit.ly/31ZWGvS #StopHIVTogether #NHAAD

Instagram: National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day is September 18. With advanced treatment options, people with HIV are living longer, healthier lives. But older adults still face stigma and challenges in HIV prevention, care, and treatment. Let’s Stop HIV Together. #StopHIVTogether #NHAAD

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September 18. National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day.

Use these sample messages on National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day, September 18.

Facebook: Today is National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day. With advanced treatment options, people with HIV are living longer, healthier lives. But older adults still face stigma and challenges in HIV prevention, care, and treatment. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2uPnwcs #NHAAD  #StopHIVTogether

Twitter: Today is National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day. W/ advanced treatment options, people with HIV are living longer, healthier lives. But older adults still face stigma and challenges in HIV prevention, care, & treatment. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2uPnwcs #NHAAD #StopHIVTogether

Instagram: Today is National HIV/AIDS & Aging Awareness Day. With advanced treatment options, people with HIV are living longer, healthier lives. But older adults still face stigma and challenges in HIV prevention, care, and treatment. #NHAAD #StopHIVTogether #HIV

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Adults exercise outside on yoga mats near a body of water.

Facebook: Older people in the US are more likely to be diagnosed with late-stage HIV. Early diagnosis and care are key strategies for ending HIV. Learn about testing options, including self-testing: https://bit.ly/3aVuQ6Z . #NHAAD #EndHIVEpidemic

Twitter: Older people in the US are more likely to be diagnosed with late-stage HIV. Early diagnosis and care are key strategies for ending #HIV. Learn about testing options, including self-testing: https://bit.ly/3aVuQ6Z. #NHAAD #EndHIVEpidemic

Instagram: Older people in the US are more likely to be diagnosed with late-stage HIV. Early diagnosis and care are key strategies for ending HIV in the US. #NHAAD #EndHIVEpidemic #HIV

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