World AIDS Day Acknowledged on December 1

Posted on 11/15/2013 11:18:18 AM

World AIDS Day is on December 1On December 1, 2013 people around the world will acknowledge World AIDS Day. We have the opportunity to unite with others around the world in the fight against HIV and AIDS.  This is a day to offer support for those living with the disease, education for those trying to prevent transmission of the disease and remembrance for those who have lost their battle to HIV and/or AIDS. 

You can acknowledge World AIDS Day by:

  • Wearing red on December 1
  • Wearing a red ribbon during the month of December
  • Posting information on your social media accounts
  • Getting tested for HIV
  • Encouraging your friends, family, and loved ones to get tested for HIV

How will you acknowledge World AIDS Day? Tweet your response to @IUPAWARE.

For HIV Testing in the Indiana Area, contact:

  • PA Department of Health: 724-357-2995 (FREE testing)
  • Adagio Health: 724-349-2022 (may have minimal fee)

To find another testing location, contact the National HIV/AIDS Hotline at 1-800-342-AIDS, or visit www.hivtest.org.