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2023 Oral Health Advocacy Checkup

2023 Oral Health Advocacy Checkup

March 26, 2023

Building on the success of the past legislative session, Hawai‘i Oral Health Coalition (HOHC) supports two measures aimed at increasing access to care and formally assessing the state of oral health in Hawai‘i. While the reinstatement of Medicaid dental coverage…

What’s to Come for the Hawaiʻi Public Health Training Hui

What’s to Come for the Hawaiʻi Public Health Training Hui

March 26, 2023

2023 is off to an electric start for the Hawaiʻi Public Health Training Hui (Hui). The Hui continues to bring you informative, credited trainings to build the public health workforce and provide continuing education credits for social work, substance abuse…

Take Down Tobacco Day 2023

Take Down Tobacco Day 2023

After a two-year hiatus due to COVID-19 restrictions, nearly 100 Hawai‘i youth gathered at the State Capitol on March 15 with a message for lawmakers – it’s time to take action against Big Tobacco. Students from five islands, representing 20+…

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

November 28, 2022

The International Day of Persons with Disabilities is celebrated every year on December 3rd.  The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed the annual observance in 1992 to increase awareness and to advocate for the rights of those with disabilities. Over one…

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month

October 31, 2022

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Lung cancer is the second most common cancer and is known as the leading cause of cancer deaths in men and women worldwide. In 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that …

Healthcare Impacted by Lack of Affordable Childcare

Healthcare Impacted by Lack of Affordable Childcare

October 10, 2022

Finding affordable and reliable childcare close to home has always been a challenge here in Hawai‘i. When the Covid-19 pandemic began, daycare facilities closed and many childcare workers left the industry. As a result, many workers in all industries, including…

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