The Health Resources and Services Administration's (HRSA) HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention (DHAP) provided guidance for the development of a integrated HIV prevention and care plan. This new guidance format allows jurisdictions to submit one integrated plan for 2017 - 2021.
“Chemsex,” the use of stimulants and other drugs combined with high-risk sexual behavior, has reached crisis proportions among older people living with HIV/AIDS and Black Gay Men. In this panel discussion, presenters will explore this phenomenon in both clinical and deeply personal terms.
UCHAPS knows that PrEP is a valuable tool that women can use to take control of their sexual health and is committed to raising awareness among women about PrEP. Join UCHAPS for a discussion on the unique issues surrounding women and PrEP and representation of women in PrEP research.
Join UCHAPS and NASTAD to discuss the benefits of e-learning by leveraging online technical assistance platforms as a vehicle for capacity building assistance. As health departments begin to seek cost-effective methods to build capacity, modern systems that optimize efficacy without sacrificing quality require further exploration.
15 years ago, UCHAPS first articulated its urban health agenda. It defined the HIV prevention challenges that must be faced by elected and public officials, health and social service providers, individuals, families and communities to stop the continued spread of new HIV infections in urban America.
Curious about how to get more youth involved in HIV prevention work? For health departments and community organizations interested in engaging youth in HIV prevention activities, join UCHAPS for a webinar as UCHAPS member jurisdictions share their work.
People living with HIV, their partners, healthcare providers and criminal justice system should have accurate information about viral suppression of HIV. One of the benefits of viral suppression includes being incapable of transmitting the virus. Join this UCHAPS to learn more about U=U.
During this webinar, speakers from UCHAPS and the CDC will discuss the public health model for MHS, debunk myths about MHS, and identify benefits of MHS.
In this webinar, we discuss creating best practices and share strategies from UCHAPS member jurisdictions to address meth and opioid use among black gay men.
This webinar aims to create the dialogue about the impact of crystal meth and opioids on black gay men. Already bearing the burden of HIV, meth and opioid use can be devastating to a community already struggling to find resources. By bringing awareness to this subject, we can begin to shift attention to meet needs of an overlooked community.
Join UCHAPS and NASTAD for a webinar on methamphetamine use and methamphethamine-specific harm reduction practices that can be adopted within health departments, substance use and syringe service programs (SSPs).
In a message from the UCHAPS Executive Director, learn about UCHAPS, its members, and the work that we do.
UCHAPS members from Chicago and San Francisco share their experiences integrating their HIV prevention and care planning bodies and discuss five lessons.
Join UCHAPS and NACCHO for a discussion about improving drug user health though syringe service programs in urban and rural settings.
Injection drug use presents an enormous HIV prevention challenge throughout the United States. Syringe access programs have proven to be an effective intervention in preventing disease and other health burdens by providing sterile syringes, sterile injection equipment, and education to people who inject drugs, steroids, and hormones.
Utilizing HIV surveillance to improve public health and support continuum of care outcomes.
Transgender populations suffer from a disproportionately high rate of HIV. HIV prevention programs are often a gateway for transgender persons into social service and health care systems so it is critical that these are incorporated into the larger health and wellness initiatives
Find out how UCHAPS is improving public health through community and government collaboration.
Looking back on our cumulative accomplishments, it is with great confidence that UCHAPS continues to achieve its goals.
The ultimate goal of the National HIV testing Week US is to make more people aware of their HIV status and reduce late diagnosis by communicating the benefits of HIV testing.
AIDSVu is an interactive online map illustrating the prevalence of HIV in the United States. The national, state and local map views on AIDSVu allow users to visually explore the HIV epidemic.
NCHHSTP AtlasPlus gives you the power to access data reported to CDC’s National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP). Use HIV, viral hepatitis, STD, and TB data to create maps, charts, and detailed reports, and analyze trends and patterns.
amfAR's Opioid & Health Indicators database is a window into the opioid epidemic unfolding in every American's backyard—it provides local to national statistics using reliable data sources on new HIV and hepatitis C infections, opioid use and overdose death rates, and the availability of services like drug treatment programs and syringe exchange services.
This resource center was supported by the Cooperative Agreement, #NU65PS004588 funded by the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health and Human Services.