STD Awareness Month
Choose from 4 campaigns to meet your community’s needs
April is STD Awareness Month – a time to raise awareness and take action to prevent, test for, and treat STDs.
Download the STD Awareness Month toolkitCdc-pdf to begin planning your STD Awareness Month activities!
STD prevention partners: You can choose from 4 different campaigns to best fit the needs of your community. Each campaign has a unique STD prevention focus and audience. By clicking on the campaigns below, you can access resources and customizable materials.
MMWR: New CDC analysis suggests gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (MSM) are at increased risk for extragenital STDs (April 11, 2019)
Dear Colleague LetterCdc-pdf: Dr. Gail Bolan, Division of STD Prevention Director, on the importance of awareness and action during STD Awareness Month
CDC Feature on STD Awareness Month (April 2, 2019)
Encourages individuals and healthcare providers to take 3 simple actions: talk, test, and treat
Highlights the threat of syphilis among gay and bisexual men, pregnant women, and newborn babies
Find an STD testing site near you.