Championing Black Health Through Advocacy, Policy and Action

Nearly 50% of those living with HIV/AIDS are African American

1 in 12 African Americans May Suffer And Die from Sickle Cell Disease

3.2M african americans have diabetes 33% don't know

Cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer of African Americans

African American women are 18% more likely to die from breast cancer

African Americans are 20% more likely to experience serious mental health problems than the general population.



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  • #NAAHCAD Twitter Chat, July 23rd

    20th of July 2020

    Join the conversation on Thursday, July 23 at 1 p.m. EST?  Type #NAAHCAD in the search box of the Twitter application and click on the “latest option” to follow the twitter view. How a Twitter Chat works The host organization will tweet out the questions labeled T1, T2, etc. Please reply/answer a specific topic by using A1, A2, […]

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    The National Black Leadership Commission on Health (NBLCH) is a nonprofit organization that depends on donations and grants. With your help we will continue the fight to ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic, addressing Hepatitis C while expanding to include cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, prostate cancer, sickle cell, diabetes, and mental health.