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The Commission's Best Pictures of 2023
New York, NY, December 27, 2023 - As another year comes to a close, let's take a look back at some visuals of 2023 that illustrate the tireless work of the Latino Commission on AIDS and its partners. Consider making a tax deductible donation to support our work.

New York State Governor Kathy Hochul Stands Firm in Support of the National Zero Transphobia Campaign
Albany, NY, November 17, 2023 - In a groundbreaking move, the Honorable Kathy Hochul, Governor of the State of New York, has pledged unwavering support for the National Zero Transphobia Campaign led by the Latino Commission on AIDS and its OASIS Community Pride Center...

HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra’s Host a Roundtable with National Hispanic/Latino Leaders
Washington, DC, October 26, 2023 - On Wednesday, October 25, The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra met with national Hispanic/Latino civil rights, direct service and community-based provider organizations to discuss how HHS can continue ...

Guillermo Chacon to serve a second term at the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV and AIDS (PACHA)
New York, NY, October 23, 2023 - Guillermo Chacón, President of the Latino Commission on AIDS and founder of the Hispanic Health Network has been invited by Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS), Xavier Becerra, to serve a second term on the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV and AIDS (PACHA).

Call to Action to Address the Public Health Emergency on HIV among Hispanic/Latinx Communities
New York, NY, October 19, 2023 - HIV continues to devastate communities of color across the U.S. and Territories. While representing 19% of the U.S. population, Hispanics/Latinxs are the second most affected group. They accounted for 21.9% of the new HIV diagnoses in 2012 and 29% of the cases by 2021.

National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day: Animated Infographics on HIV & Hispanics
New York, NY, October 16, 2023 - These infographics illustrate the impact of HIV/AIDS in the Latinx community and highlight data easy to visualize and understand. Different formats (web ready and high resolution) are available in the NLAAD website. All infographics are available in Spanish.

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PrEP and PEP are 2 ways to reduce the chance of being infected with HIV. It involves taking anti-HIV medication.
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HIV/AIDS among Latinos
Recent data about rates of infection in the Latino community in the U.S.
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