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DOH-Miami-Dade Recognizes Getting 2 Zero HIV-AIDS Awareness Week

February 05, 2020

The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County Recognizes “Getting 2 Zero” HIV/AIDS Awareness Week

Contact:
Communications Office
786-336-1276

Miami, FL-The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County recognizes “Getting 2 Zero” HIV/AIDS Awareness Week. Miami-Dade County made a community investment to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic. In 2017, a resolution declared the third week in February as "Getting 2 Zero Miami-Dade County Awareness Week". The goal is to get to zero new HIV/AIDS cases, zero AIDS related deaths, zero stigma, and zero discrimination.

The 3rd phase of the “Getting 2 Zero” HIV/AIDS awareness campaign will be from February 11th to February 26th, focusing on HIV testing and condoms. Participants will have the opportunity to be tested for various health screenings free of charge. The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County along with community partners will provide HIV/STD testing, glucose and blood pressure screenings, PrEP referrals, information on Women’s Health, Nutrition, Mental Health, and Opioids. 

The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County in partnership with the Office of Community Advocacy will host this year’s signature event at the Government Center. 

 

Address: 111 NW 1st Street, Miami, Florida 33128

Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm 

There are numerous events in Miami-Dade County. Please see the attached calendar.

 

About the Florida Department of Health

The department, nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, works to protect, promote and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county and community efforts. 

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