November 25, 2013
Faces of HIV Tour Comes to North Central Florida
The Faces of HIV Mobile Art Exhibit is coming to North Central Florida in early December. Residents of Gainesville, Ocala and Lake City as well as the surrounding areas are invited to experience the exhibit the captivating portraits and touching stories of the Faces of HIV project.
The tour’s first stop is scheduled for Santa Fe College on Thursday December 5th from 9 am to 2 pm in the Oak Grove. From there the tour moves to Ocala. You can find the Faces of HIV Mobile art exhibit at the First Friday Art Walk in downtown Ocala on December 6th from 6 pm until 9 pm. On December 7th the tour moves to the Lake City Farmer’s Market in the courthouse parking lot from 9 am until 1 pm.
We encourage you to visit the Faces of HIV Mobile Art Exhibit to experience this award winning art exhibit first hand. Find out more information about the Faces of HIV project on our social media pages. We’re on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
November 21, 2013
World AIDS Day
The Florida Department of Health, HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis Program joins world, federal, state, and community partners in recognizing Sunday, December 1, 2013 as World AIDS Day. “Getting to Zero: Zero new HIV infections, Zero discrimination, Zero AIDS-related deaths” is the 2011-2015 worldwide theme for World AIDS Day. At the end of 2012, 98,530 Florida residentsread more »
October 22, 2013
New Faces to Debut at Orlando Tour Stop
The Faces of HIV Mobile Art Exhibit will introduce new participants in our groundbreaking Mobile Art Exhibit October 27th. You’re are invited to experience the captivating portraits and touching stories of the Faces of HIV project at Calle Orange. Find Calle Orange in Downtown Orlando from Noon until 8 p.m. The festival takes placeread more »
October 15, 2013
National Latino AIDS Awareness Day
October 15th marks National Latino AIDS Awareness Day. This nationwide day of observance encourages people to take action in the fight against HIV/AIDS. HIV continues to impact Hispanic communities at a higher rate than other communities. Hispanics make up twenty percent of the 98,530 Florida residents who are HIV positive. In 2013 the number of HIV cases for Hispanicread more »
September 26, 2013
National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NGMHAAD)
September 27th marks the 6th anniversary of National Gay Men’s HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NGMHAAD). This observance, originally founded by the National Association of People with AIDS (NAPWA), underscores the continuing need to raise awareness about the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States. Gay, bisexual and otherread more »