The HEN will begin to address the lack of awareness of Native Americans Living with HIV who are over 50. It will bring together community members, Native American health care providers, other health and social services providers to discuss ways to increase the visibility on NAELWH in prevention and care methods. There will be increased outreach efforts targeting Native Americans.
The members of the HEN Advisory Group will serve as a resource for Partner Organizations as they develop targeted outreach events and messages. At the end of the first 3 year project the following will be measured:
Number of outreach events with messages for Native Americans Intervention messages produced by the Partner Organizations that include Native American visibility. The increase in the number of NAELWH accessing services with the Partner Organizations. The number of NAELWH participating in the project will increase during the 3 years.