June

Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

June 8th

June 8 is the annual observance of National Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. The goal of the day is to provide Caribbean-Americans the resources they need to reduce the spread of HIV; including health education, testing and the opportunities to get involved. This awareness day is however a part of a larger drive to get Caribbean-Americans more involved in their overall health. The lead organization for the day is the Caribbean People International Collective, Inc.

For more information, please visit: Caribbean American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

World Blood Donor Day

(Other Global Health Observances)

June 14

For more information, please visit: http://www.who.int/worldblooddonorday/en/

National HIV Testing Day

June 27th

June 27 is the annual observance of National HIV testing day. The day is coordinated by the National Association of people with AIDS. The goal of the day is encourage individuals to get tested. Early diagnosis of the disease is imperative to survival.

For more information, please visit: National HIV Testing Day

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