East Bay Getting to Zero

COVID-19 and HIV updates

We are working together to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). Please see this webpage for timely updates on the COVID response and services in the East Bay as well as guidance and resources for people living with HIV and HIV providers. It is important that we combat stigma and misinformation, protect each other and stay safely connected as a community during this global pandemic.

World AIDS Day: Surviving 2020

On December 4, 2020 in commemoration of World AIDS Day, 100 people came together to celebrate our collective resistance, resilience, strength and beauty with music, poetry, song and dance; honor people in the East Bay HIV community; and to share our draft of the 5-year East Bay HIV strategy.  Please click here to learn more … Continued

East Bay HIV Strategic Plan

Updates on the East Bay HIV strategic planning process will be posted to this webpage. The purpose of our East Bay HIV strategic planning process is to develop, share and implement a community-driven “living” East Bay HIV strategic plan that is flexible and responsive to local needs, addresses structural inequities, and used to make real systemic change.

PrEP Updates: New Resources Available

New HIV/STI Prevention resources available on the East Bay Getting to Zero website! The following PrEP and Prevention resources for navigators, clinicians, and patients have been added to our website.  PrEP Resources Truvada® has gone generic! Generic TDF/FTC (Truvada®) Fact Sheet for PrEP patients and PLWH – San Francisco Department of Public Health How to … Continued

PrEP Update: Truvada® has gone generic!

See the Generic TDF/FTC (Truvada®) Fact Sheet from the San Francisco Department of Public Health for details on how this will affect access to PrEP.  Highlights from the Fact Sheet: The Gilead patent on Truvada® expired on September 30, 2020.  Now that the patent has expired, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., has the exclusive rights to … Continued

EBGTZ Statement on Police Violence on Black & Brown People

[En español abajo] Black Lives Matter. Yesterday, today and tomorrow.  East Bay Getting to Zero stands with our communities, our grassroots leaders and organizers in opposition to police violence against Black and Brown people.  We condemn all forms of police brutality, anti-Blackness, white supremacy and racial injustice.  We stand with the families of George Floyd, … Continued