HIV/Aid Awareness and Prevention

HIV/Aid Awareness and Prevention

HIV/Aid Awareness and Prevention

Overview

Despite substantial progress and excellent institutions, significant challenges remain in the communal fight against HIV/AIDS & STD’s:

  • The population served for this project is geared towards
  • Minority/Latino boys and girls between the ages of 9-19.
  • According to the Center for Disease Control report 2009-2010,
  • They are shown to be the most highly infected population.

Goals/Purpose

The general goals of the workshop are:

  • To address crucial issues for teens regarding the increasing rates of HIV/AIDS & STD infections among teenagers and
  • Help stop the spread of HIV/AIDS & STD’s amongst teens in our community.
  • Improve public and community health by educating teenagers and empowering them to address health issues regarding HIV/AIDS and STD’s.
  • Provide intervention and prevention skills within a social and educational context.