Ryan White and HIV/AIDS Aging Awareness Day

Ryan White and HIV/AIDS Aging Awareness Day

September 8, 2014
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By 2015, about half of people living with HIV/AIDS in the United States will be over the age of 50. Most of these individuals contracted HIV at a younger age and are living longer because they are engaged in HIV/AIDS care.

However, 17% of new infections occur among people aged 50 and older. About half of Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program clients are 45 and older.

Learn About Older Adults and HIV/AIDS

National HIV/AIDS and Aging Awareness Day is September 18, 2014.  Learn more, plan an event, and participate—and see these resources:

TA and Training Resources

Search TARGET Center pages using the term "aging" and find items such as:

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