As a result of the current Federal government funding situation, the information on this website may not be up to date or acted upon. Updates regarding government operating status and resumption of normal operations can be found at www.opm.gov . Despite the lapse in appropriations, IHS will continue to provide direct clinical health care services as well as referrals for contracted services that cannot be provided through IHS clinics. For more information on how IHS is impacted, visit: HHS Contingency Plan
National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day
March 20th is National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. This annual observance recognizes the impact of HIV/AIDS on American Indian and Alaska Natives.
The theme for this year is “Honor Our Ancestors, Protect Our People, Take the Test!”
Have you been tested? You can visit any IHS medical facility to get a free HIV/AIDS test. Learn more about HIV/AIDS in Indian Country.