To commemorate National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, Senior Advisor to President Obama Valerie Jarrett shared her heart-felt thoughts on the importance of combating HIV/AIDS. Watch her video message:
National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness is not just a day to increase awareness, but a day to act on your own health.
- Do you know your status? If not, text your zipcode to 566948 (KNOWIT) to find and HIV testing site near you or go to HIVtest.org.
- You can also call 1-800-CDC-INFORMATION for more information and testing sites in your area.
- Visit www.AIDS.gov for Federal resources, events in your area and tools to commemorate National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
Jeffrey S. Crowley, M.P.H., is the Director of the Office of National AIDS Policy.