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Action Plan: Week of September 9

Caring Across HIV: Aging/Living/Justice

September 9, 2013

All month long for CARING ACROSS HIV: AGING/LIVING/JUSTICE, we will provide online tools (like this Social Media Toolkit) to change the way we value caring and aging in our society -- with a special focus on our experiences and needs as people living with HIV, LGBTQ people, our families and communities.

Social Media Action for Caring Across HIV: Aging/Living/Justice

Week of September 9: LAUNCH WEEK and USCA!

  1. Notify Your Networks!

    Here's some tweets you can use to alert your networks about CARING ACROSS HIV: AGING/LIVING/JUSTICE. But we'd also love to see what you come up with -- just include #JustAging!

    Caring Across #HIV calls for #JustAging: SPECIAL EDITION #HIVPJA News: Aging/Living/Justice!

    Concerned about how our nation values aging & caregiving? Join forces w/ @HIVPrevJustice @CaringAcrossGen! #JustAging

    TAKE ACTION change how our nation values aging & caregiving! Partner w/@HIVPrevJustice @CaringAcrossGen! #JustAging

    TAKE ACTION: Speak out for aging & living with justice! Find out how: #JustAging Older adults w/ #HIV are often isolated by #AIDS #stigma. TAKE ACTION and speak out: #JustAging

    Our #homecare system is BROKEN. Your voice needed! Join the movement w/ @HIVPrevJustice @CaringAcrossGen: #JustAging

    Elevate the voices of elders living w/ #HIV, #LGBTQ people, family members & care providers. Support #JustAging:

    Have a story that speaks to the intersection of care needs, #HIV/#AIDS and/or #LGBTQ lives? #JustAging

    Tell YOUR story that speaks to the intersection of care needs, #HIV/#AIDS and/or #LGBTQ lives. Fight for #JustAging:

  2. USCA: Introductions, Interview, Instagram!

    If you are at USCA, please jump in with your own tweets -- and contact Suraj Madoori at or 708-590-9806 to meet up for a quick introduction, interview, or snapshot with our special AGING/LIVING/JUSTICE stickers!

  3. Scheme for September:

    Download our full social media toolkit and calendar to plan your month-long social media strategy.

    Also, now is a good time to get to know the HIV PJA collaborators for our month of action. Many of us have our own vibrant twitter streams and other useful info we put out on social media:
    African Services Committee • AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA) • AIDS Foundation of Chicago • Caring Across Generations • The Fenway Institute at Fenway Health • National Working Positive Coalition • Positive Women's Network of the USA • Queers for Economic Justice • Visual AIDS

This article was provided by HIV Prevention Justice Alliance. Visit HIV Prevention Justice Alliance's website to find out more about their activities and publications.
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