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Choose Wisely: Preventing Underage Drinking in East Hawaiʻi

Choose Wisely: Preventing Underage Drinking in East Hawaiʻi

June 14, 2024

The East Hawai‘i Drug-Free Coalition (EHDFC), in partnership with the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo, School of Nursing (UH Hilo SON), and the Office of the Prosecuting Attorney, Hawai‘i County, educated 44 Kea‘au High School juniors and seniors about the…

Tobacco-Free Kaua‘i Looks to the Summer

Tobacco-Free Kaua‘i Looks to the Summer

June 14, 2024

Valerie Saiki, Kaua‘i Coordinator and partners from Hale ‘Ōpio Kaua‘i, Inc. at the Ola Pono o Kaua‘i Conference on May 14, 2024. The Tobacco-Free Kaua‘i Coalition’s (TFK) top priority is educating our community regarding specific advocacy work, including ending the…

Hawaiʻi Farm to School Makes Changes at Annual Meeting

Hawaiʻi Farm to School Makes Changes at Annual Meeting

June 14, 2024

On April 30 and May 1, the Hawai‘i Farm to School Hui (F2S Hui) met on O‘ahu for their Annual Governance Meeting. This yearly meeting of the group’s Mission Circle (Board) and Steering Circle (Project management) brought together 20-30 individuals…

A Farm Tour of Mahi Pono: Cultivating Hope

A Farm Tour of Mahi Pono: Cultivating Hope

June 14, 2024

The Healthy Eating + Active Living (HEAL) Coalition is thrilled to share the highlights of their recent farm tour with Mahi Pono, organized by the Maui Nui Food Alliance. This tour was an incredible opportunity for HEAL to connect with…

Gaining a new Perspective of a traditional crop: ‘Awa

Gaining a new Perspective of a traditional crop: ‘Awa

June 13, 2024

Author: Patti Hatzistavrakis More than a dozen Community members and staff from HIPHI participated in the first Perspectives on Community Health field trip of 2024 on Tuesday, April 9. Perspectives field trips allow people working on public health issues and…

Parking Policy is a Public Health Issue

Parking Policy is a Public Health Issue

June 12, 2024

In May 2024, parking policy reform enthusiast Henry Grabar led a series of conversations about parking policy throughout Hawaiʻi. Henry Grabar is a staff writer at Slate and a Loeb fellow at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. His work…

Tackle Problems, Not People: Takeaways from Growing a Rainbow

Tackle Problems, Not People: Takeaways from Growing a Rainbow

June 12, 2024

On May 10, the Hawaiʻi Public Health Training Hui had the privilege of hosting Amanda Martinez of Mental Health America of Hawaiʻi for her webinar entitled “Growing a Rainbow: Sexual & Gender Minority 101.” Over one hundred attendees across the…

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