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Florida Department of Health in St. Lucie Encourages Floridians to Test your Way on National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

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The Florida Department of Health in St. Lucie County (DOH-St. Lucie), recognizes February 7 as National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NBHAAD). NBHAAD is a national community engagement initiative designed to encourage HIV testing and treatment efforts among Blacks across the United States to get educated, get tested, get treated, and get involved with HIV. The State of Florida, as well as St Lucie County stands behind the mission of motivating Blacks to get educated about the transmission modes of HIV, to get tested and know their HIV status, get involved in their local community, and get treated if they are currently living with HIV or are newly diagnosed.