The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the sponsors of this project of the linked websites or the information, products, or services contained therein. (Reviewed 5/2011)


Blacks/African Americans

Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning

  • HIV/AIDS and Men Who Have Sex with Men. CDC Fact Sheet. September 2010.
  • YouthResource. Website created by and for GLBTQ youth and offers support, community, resources, and peer-to-peer education about sexual health and other issues of concern to GLBTQ youth. Project of Advocates for Youth.


  • Latina Adolescent Health. Schuster C. Advocates for Youth. September 2003.
  • The Sexual Health of Latina Adolescents -- Focus on Assets. Alford S. Advocates for Youth. January 2006.
  • AmbienteJoven. A Spanish-language website for Latino young men who have sex with men (YMSM) and for Latino gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning (GLBTQ) youth in the United States and Latin America. Ambiente Joven's peer educators provide culturally relevant information and support on sexual health issues.
  • Hispanic/Latino Fact Sheet. National Minority AETC. 2006. Fact sheet focusing on culture, the impact of the HIV epidemic, barriers to care, and recommendations for providers serving the community.
  • BE SAFE: A Cultural Competency Model for Latinos . National Minority AETC. 2005. Cultural competency model for use in clinical practice. Model is based on the mnemonic "BE SAFE": Barriers, Ethics, Sensitivity of the Provider, Assessment, Facts, and Encounters.

American Indians/Alaska Natives

Cultural Competency


Policy and Legal Information

Provider Tools

Technical Assistance

  • Target Center. Technical assistance (TA) center for the Ryan White Community. Online and "live" assistance for organizations receiving funding through the Ryan White program. Website includes TA calendar and library.