LINKS to other local and national HIV and AIDS Resources:

AIDS Alliance for Children, Youth and Families
( national organization focused solely on the needs of children, youth and families living with, affected by, or at risk for HIV and AIDS.

American Red Cross HIV/AIDS Education ( get the facts about HIV and AIDS.

AIDS Education and Research Trust (AVERT) ( averting HIV and AIDS, includes comprehensive HIV information, printable resources and quizzes.

Black AIDS Organization ( a project of the African American AIDS Policy and Training Institute. Features news, perspectives and talkback on HIV’s impact in the black community.

The Body ( comprehensive HIV/AIDS information in more than 550 topic areas.

Centers for Disease Control Prevention Information Network ( national reference, referral, and distribution service for communicable disease information. Find contacts, FAQ's about select diseases and links.

The Kaiser Network Daily Report on HIV/AIDS ( daily, comprehensive global HIV/AIDS news.

Office of Minority Health Resource Center ( improves the health of racial and ethnic populations through the development of effective health policies and programs that help to eliminate disparities in health.

Minnesota AIDS Project AIDSLine ( provides information and referrals for both HIV/AIDS prevention and services (612)-373-2437, or toll free at: (800)-248-2437.

Minnesota Department of Health ( provides information on symptoms of HIV infection, transmission, treatment, prevention as well as HIV surveillance information, statistics and reports for Minnesota.

Minnesota Department of Human Services ( “Continuing Care” program defines and implements statewide policy to ensure that services are available to Minnesotans with disabilities, including HIV.

National Minority AIDS Council ( national organization dedicated to developing leadership within communities of color to address the challenges of HIV/AIDS. Web site includes a nationwide searchable database for accessing community resources.

Women Alive ( a coalition of women facing HIV and AIDS. Includes newsletter and access to resources in English and Spanish. .