Out with Sam for the 4th Bunny Breakfast and Egg Hunt in support of Hawaii EasterSeals... please support their great work to help those beautiful young people who need a little extra help! #easterseals #autism #aloha ... See MoreSee Less
Did you ever wonder why Jeanette from Prescribing Hope remained on the streets? It was her civil right to refuse treatment, but she was unaware she had a mental illness.
Prescribing Hope 2 in partnership with Hawaii News Now focuses on the barriers homeless providers face to help people access treatment, the legal process to obtain guardianship and medication, and the law (SB1124) we’re working to change to help the homeless get the mental healthcare they need.
Prescribing Hope 2 airs on KGMB 4/22 and KHNL 4/25 at 6:30pm both evenings. ... See MoreSee Less
"The moment we can get better intervention, a real compassionate intervention, and get people into ACT treatment and over to the hospital or one of our free clinics to get a little care, we will break that cycle. The costs will drop very significantly on taxpayers and people will have a better quality of life." ... See MoreSee Less
DOUGLAS S. CHIN LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 29, 2018 HAWAI‘I LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR DOUG CHIN CELEBRATES FARM TO SCHOOL PROGRAM AS KALO IS SERVED FOR THE FIRST TIME IN PUBLIC SCHOOL The ‘Aina Pono Hawai‘i State Farm to School Program celebrated another milestone […]
Lt. Governor Chin had a wonderful time recently on the Big Island where he visited with school administrators, cafeteria staff and food producers involved with the ‘Aina Pono Hawaii State Farm to School Program. He met with Kohala Elementary Principal Danny Garcia, in the yellow shirt, and his staff at their school garden. He presented them […]
One of the goals for Lieutenant Governor Doug Chin has been to ensure that the ‘Aina Pono Hawaii State Farm to School Program expands and becomes sustainable for future generations. Here is his September 9th opinion piece in the Honolulu Star Advertiser: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/09/13/editorial/island-voices/column-from-farm-to-school-cafeteria-building-a-food-secure-hawaii/ During preparations for Hurricane Lane recently, Hawaii was ordered to close its […]