The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) launched We Can Stop HIV One Conversation at a Time/Podemos Detener el VIH Una Conversación a la Vez, a national communication campaign that encourages Hispanics/Latinos to talk openly about HIV/AIDS with their families, friends, partners, and communities. The campaign is part of CDC’s Act Against AIDS (AAA) initiative.
With a call to action that highlights the importance of talking about HIV, We Can Stop HIV One Conversation at a Time is CDC’s first communication campaign specifically developed to increase HIV/AIDS awareness among the Hispanic/Latino communities and decrease HIV-associated stigma and shame, which may prevent people from talking about HIV and AIDS.
Developed with input from hundreds of Hispanics/Latinos across the country and key Hispanic/Latino community organizations, the campaign features Hispanic/Latino men and women from culturally diverse backgrounds and highlights important facts and messages to prompt open conversations about HIV/AIDS. Campaign resources, including a dedicated campaign website, provide facts and practical tools and tips to help families and friends begin or continue important conversations about HIV prevention, testing, and treatment.
To request campaign materials or additional information, please visit the campaign website or contact ActAgainstAIDS@cdc.gov