Get some tips on how to use your voice in HIV advocacy. Learn about advisory councils, community advisory boards, IRBs, and more.

Submitted on Sep 18, 2017

Learn about ways you can be an HIV advocate, speak up for yourself or others, and make a difference on an individual or community level.

Submitted on Jun 30, 2016

Learn about common, important ways to plan for the future care of your children: guardianship, standby guardianship, wills, and adoption.

Submitted on May 29, 2017

Find out about the different public benefits that can help you get health care, HIV drugs, housing, food, jobs, and help paying your bills.

Submitted on Sep 21, 2016

Learn about the healing power of support groups - what they are and how to set one up, get it going, and tend to issues as it grows.

Submitted on Nov 2, 2016

Learn about harmful effects of stigma and discrimination and read inspiring stories of HIV+ women overcoming stigma to lead full, healthy lives.

Submitted on Nov 20, 2016

Get tips on talking to the media as well as the best ways to use social media in advocacy around HIV/AIDS.

Submitted on Jul 4, 2016

Talking with children about HIV can be tough but important. Get some tips on how to share age appropriate information about HIV with kids.

Submitted on Nov 7, 2016

Learn about reasonable accommodation in the workplace, your rights by law as a person living with HIV, and how to take care of yourself at work.

Submitted on Jul 4, 2016

The language we use to talk about HIV affects the well-being of people with HIV. Learn about the power of words, and less stigmatizing language for discussing HIV.

Submitted on Oct 19, 2017

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The Well Project interviews Gina Brown, MSW, Community Advisory Board member, for the newest in our "Spotlight: Women Making a Difference" series.

Unfortunately, it can be difficult to find a friendly health care provider who is knowledgeable about HIV and pregnancy. Some health care providers simply are not aware of the wealth of information about pregnancy planning for their patients living with HIV (HIV+). Perhaps even more challenging, though, are the judgmental attitudes that many health care providers still have.

Learn about physical activity and exercise – what they are and how much you need to stay healthy. Also get low-tech tips on how to get moving!