October 15, 2019
HIV disproportionately affects Hispanic/Latino communities. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), in 2016, Hispanics/Latinos accounted for 26% of the new HIV diagnoses in the United States and six dependent areas. Stigma, poverty, and limited access to health care are among the HIV-related challenges facing Hispanic/Latino communities.
Browse the links on this page to learn more about National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day and to find information about how HIV affects Hispanic/Latino communities.