NATIONAL HIV/AIDS AND AGING AWARENESS DAY
National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day is observed each year on September 18.
Of the 1.2 million people living with HIV infection in the U.S., an estimated 24 percent are age 55 or over. Join the National HIV/Aids and Aging Awareness Day campaign to learn more about prevention, testing and bring attention to this national health issue.
HOW TO OBSERVE
Visit www.aids.gov for more information on how to get involved. Use #HIV/AIDSAgingAwarenessDay to post on social media.
The National Institutes of Health launched National HIV/Aids and Aging Awareness Day in 2008 to confront HIV-related issues for aging adults.
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