HIV/AIDS: Raising Minority Community Awareness
EDIS Cover Volume 2009 Number 3 vitamins image



How to Cite

Baugh, Eboni J., and Camille Callendar. 2009. “HIV/AIDS: Raising Minority Community Awareness: FCS8874/FY1087, 3/2009”. EDIS 2009 (3). Gainesville, FL.


FCS-8874, a 4-page fact sheet by Eboni J. Baugh and Camille Callendar, describes strategies for raising awareness of HIV/AIDS in minority communities. Includes links to effective prevention programs and references. Published by the UF Department of Family Youth and Community Sciences, March 2009.


Baptiste, D. R., Paikoff, R. L., McKay, M. M., Madison-Boyd, S., Coleman, D. Bell, C. (2005). Collaborating with an urban community to develop an HIV and AIDS prevention program for black youth and families. Behavior Modification, 29(2), 370-415.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2007). A Glance at the HIV/AIDS Epidemic. Retrieved April 10, 2007 from

DiClemente, R. J., & Wingood, G. M. (2006). Enhancing adoption of evidence- based HIV interventions: Promotion of a suite of HIV prevention interventions for African American women. AIDS Education & Prevention, 18 (Suppl. A), 161-170.

Fishbein, M., & Ajzen, I. (2005). Theory-based behavior change interventions: Comments on Hobbis and Sutton. Journal of Health Psychology, 10, 27-31.

Morris, M., Handcock, M. S., Miller, W. C., Ford, C. A., Schmitz, J. L., Hobbs, M. M., et al. (2006). Prevalence of HIV Infection Among Young Adults in the United States: Results from the Add Health Study. American Journal of Public Health, 96(6), 1091-1097.

National Institutes of Health, (2005). HIV infection in minority populations. Retrieved March 2, 2009 from