NBLCA

National African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD) 2016

Monday, July 25th is the 4th Annual National African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD).

The National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. invites organizations to support the day by signing on to host activities in their City on or leading up to July 25, 2016.

We will also host a kick-off event and panel discussion in Philadelphia on July 25, 9 a.m. – 10 a.m. ET. for free to watch the webcast and learn more about thespeakers and agenda here.

The list of organizations and NBLCA affiliates across the nation supporting NAAHCAD 2016 with activities and information includes:

ALABAMA

CALIFORNIA

CONNECTICUT

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

FLORIDA

GEORGIA

ILLINOIS

INDIANA

LOUISIANA

MARYLAND

MICHIGAN

NORTH CAROLINA

NEW JERSEY

NEW YORK

PENNSYLVANIA

SOUTH CAROLINA

TENNESSEE

  • Lizacare Foundation, Chattanooga, TN

TEXAS

VIRGINIA

NATIONAL

Hep C & Me

Hep C Coalition

Click Hereto sign up your organization and join them.

Suggested activities:

  • Outreach & Testing events– Testing and linkage to care
  • HCV Health Literacy – Workshops to educate the community
  • Social Marketing Campaign  – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, other
  • Town Hall/Policy Intervention – Targeting policy-makers and legislators

As a national partner, your participation will help to ensure the success and impact of this critically important campaign—namely, increase awareness, increase testing and linkage to care. Together, we can help our communities get educated, get tested, and get the word out about HCV.

Be sure to share information about your #NAAHCAD activities by using the hashtag.