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Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule of Services -- Updated 11/25/2014 10:55:23 AM
All City of Alexandria government offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. Residential trash and recycling will be collected on Thanksgiving Day, November 27, beginning at 6 a.m.
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National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Did you know...

  • Blacks represent about 14 % of the U.S. population, yet account each year for...
    • Almost half of all new infections in the U.S. (44 %)
    • Almost half of all people living with HIV in the U.S. (44 %)
     
  • During their lifetime, approximately...
    • 1 in 16 black men will be diagnosed with HIV
    • 1 in 32 black women will be diagnosed with HIV
     
  • AIDS is among the top 5 causes of death among black women and men aged 25 to 44

Interested in more information?

  • Join us on Saturday, February 8 at Oakland Baptist Church (3408 King Street, Alexandria, VA) from 1 to 4 p.m. for a free educational symposium in recognition of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day. Lunch and prizes will be provided. For more information, please contact Nechelle Terrell at Nechelle.Terrell@vdh.virginia.gov or 703.746.4933.
  • Read the CDC Fact Sheet on HIV and AIDS among African Americans
  • Learn the Basics, Know the Facts, Take Care of Yourself: Visit www.aids.gov/hiv-aids-basics/ 

 

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4480 King Street
Alexandria, VA, 22302
703.746.4996
Fax: 703.746.4938
E-mail 

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed Thursday Mornings