This resource from the Effi Barry Training Institute provides an overview of the state of STIs and HIV in DC, along with strategies to facilitate safe sex practices and eradicate stigma in relation to sex and sex work.
Read the transcript of our Twitter Chat on STI Awareness Week at the hashtag #STIWeekChat.
In light of the recent cases of mpox in the U.S., the National Coalition for LGBTQ Health has curated a library of evidence-based materials in multiple formats about mpox. Geared to clinicians, researchers, and community members, the resources provide information about mpox virus transmission, prevention, testing, and treatment.
If you have a sexually transmitted diseases (STD), you are more likely to get HIV or transmit it to others. This fact sheet from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) answers basic questions about STDs and HIV.
Find free, fast, and confidential testing near you for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, and STDs with this easy-to-use search tool.
This comprehensive site from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is a clearinghouse of information on prevention, testing, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV, HPV, Syphilis, and many others.
This online glossary from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides vital information on a wide range of STDs, including fact sheets, statistics, and treatment information.
This information page from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) addresses the prevalence of Mpox in people diagnosed with HIV and provides recommendations for vaccination and treatment.
This letter from the CDC Mpox team leaders addresses the current outbreak and provides important provider information for differential diagnoses and sexual health visits.
This resource guide lists organizations in Washington, DC that offer assistance in areas including housing, harm reduction, safer sex and STI testing, food, clothing, legal, health care, and social support.