Information on HIV/STDs
Are you a health provider or community member looking for more information about HIV/STDs? Call or submit a question online below:
Online HIV/STD Hotline
(562) 570-4321 Available M-F, 8-5 pm
Any information that you share is 100% confidential
Request a community presentation
Positive Prevention PLUS presented by AltaMed
Positive Prevention PLUS is a comprehensive, evidence-based, sexual health and teen pregnancy prevention curriculum for grades 7–12 and youth out of school. The curriculum is in compliance with the updated California Education Code, including the California Healthy Youth Act (AB 329), Sexual Harassment and Violence Instruction (SB 695), and the National Health Education Standards. The program focuses on specific protective behaviors using a variety of peer-based and interactive strategies. Each lesson features follow–up activities, including a daily interview assignment with a parent or trusted adult, to further extend the instruction and reinforce student learning.
- Increase knowledge about prevention of HIV, other STIs, and pregnancy
- Identify the qualities of a healthy relationship
- Understand the facts about teen sexual health
- Recognize why consent is an important aspect of a healthy relationship
- Learn about the resources to report and escape human trafficking
- Debunk myths and stereotypes about people living with HIV
Positive Prevention PLUS is comprised of 13, 45–minute Modules*, and is recommended for youth, ages 12 to 18.
*Virtual learning sessions are compromised of 12, 45-minute modules/sessions.
Understanding Identity presented by The LGBTQ Center in Long Beach
Duration: 40 min
A resource for understanding the complexities that include sex, gender, identity, and expression. The development of sexual orientation and gender identity will also be discussed. An activity to reinforce the impact community has on well-being will be used to conclude the presentation.
Presentations are only available during business hours M-F, 8-5 pm, and must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the presentation date.
To request a presentation please fill out the HIV/STD Community Presentation Request Form.
The HIV/STD Surveillance Program provides annual reports on STD and HIV trends for the City of Long Beach.