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National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day is October 15, 2019

 
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National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD) is observed each year on October 15 to increase awareness of the impact of HIV/AIDS on the Hispanic/Latino population in the United States. The NLAAD campaign promotes HIV testing and prevention, and provides information on access to care to Hispanic/Latino communities across the nation.

Getting Tested

Knowing your HIV status is the first step to stopping the spread of HIV to others, and getting the right help for yourself. It's the first step to taking control, enjoying life, and stopping HIV/AIDS.

Free HIV testing, condoms, prevention, support services and care information are all available from the organizations below.

AIDS Services Coalition
121 College Street
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-450-4286

My Brother’s Keeper – South
1221 Bridge Street
Gulfport, MS 39507
Phone: (228)-896-5515
or 100 S 20th Ave
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone:601-582-0031

Jackson Medical Mall Foundation Care4Me Services
350 W Woodrow Wilson,
Suite 101
Jackson, MS 39213
Phone: 601-982-8467

Other testing sources

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Last reviewed on Oct 1, 2019
Mississippi State Department of Health 570 East Woodrow Wilson Dr Jackson, MS 39216 866-HLTHY4U Contact and information

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