When a woman with HIV realizes that she’s lived longer than she ever expected and begins to rebuild her life, that’s an AHA moment.
When a doctor and patient sort through the complexities of HIV, the medications used to treat the virus, and the realities of aging to identify an effective treatment, that’s an AHA moment.
When a group of gay men acknowledge how the AIDS epidemic has impacted every aspect of their life and start the healing process together, that’s an AHA moment.
When a politician recognizes that AIDS is not over and funds programs for older people with HIV, that’s an AHA moment.
Action for HIV and Aging (The AHA Project) is about creating aha moments. Advocacy, education, support and empowerment through group discussion. Lets keep the conversation going and help people define for themselves what it means to optimally age with HIV.