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HIV Testing:

  • National HIV and STD Testing Resources – A Service of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Find an HIV testing resource near you by entering in your zip code. Also provides basics on HIV infection and AIDS, Prevention information, Living well with HIV, and additional information if you test HIV+.

Other Resources:

    • To improve access to Federal HIV/AIDS information programs serving minority and other communities most at-risk for, or living with, HIV, through a variety of new media channels, and to support the use of new media tools by Federal and community partners.
  • POZ Magazine is provides information about HIV/AIDS news, treatment, and prevention and is dedicated to providing people living with HIV the necessary information they need to make empowered treatment decisions.
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: As a part of its overall public health mission, CDC provides leadership in helping control the HIV/AIDS epidemic by working with community, state, national, and international partners in surveillance, research, and prevention and evaluation activities.
  • The Center of Excellence for Transgender HIV Prevention: The Center provides leadership, capacity building, professional training, policy advocacy, research development, and resources to increase access to culturally competent HIV prevention services for transgender people.
  • NASTAD is a leading non-partisan non-profit association that represents public health officials who administer HIV and hepatitis programs in the U.S. and around the world. Their mission is to end the intersecting epidemics of HIV, viral hepatitis, and related conditions. They do this work by strengthening domestic and global governmental public health through advocacy, capacity building, and social justice.
  • Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation: The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) is a non-profit, private operating foundation focusing on the major health care issues facing the nation. The Foundation is an independent voice and source of facts and analysis for policymakers, the media, the health care community, and the general public.
  • HIV InSite (University of California at San Francisco): The HIV InSite, operated by the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF), has sections on the medical, prevention, policy, and statistics related to HIV and AIDS. Its AIDS Knowledge Base is an on-line textbook on AIDS.
  • Metro Teen AIDS: Metro Teen AIDS (MTA) is a community health organization dedicated to supporting young people in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Through education, support, and advocacy, MTA works to prevent the spread of HIV, promote responsible decision making, and improve the quality of life for young people infected with, or affected by, HIV/AIDS.
  • National Prevention Information Network: The CDC National Prevention Information Network (NPIN) is the U.S. reference and referral service for information on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), and tuberculosis (TB). NPIN collects, catalogs, processes, and electronically disseminates materials and information on HIV/AIDS, viral hepatitis, STDs, and TB to organizations and people working in those disease fields in international, national, state, and local settings.
  • PatientsLikeMe: PatientsLikeMe is an online network with an HIV community. They also work to capture medical results and patient feedback and share this information with patients, healthcare professionals, and industry organizations that are trying to treat the disease.
  • State Health Facts: (Kaiser Family Foundation) This resource allows site visitors to compare HIV/AIDS state statistics on new and cumulative AIDS cases, AIDS case rates, persons living with AIDS, AIDS deaths, HIV infections, HIV testing statistics and policies, additional AIDS-related state policies, Ryan White funding and funding for HIV prevention, and AIDS Drug Assistance Programs, including budget, client, and expenditure data
  • The Body is an AIDS and HIV information resource web site operated by Body Health Resources Corporation. It offers chat rooms, references services, on-line libraries, and links to other information sources.