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Partners

Hawai‘i PFS Project Partners

ALCOHOL AND DRUG ABUSE DIVISION
Hawai
'i State Department of Health
601 Kamokila Blvd., Room 360
Kapolei, HI 96707
https://health.hawaii.gov/substance-abuse/
PARTNERSHIPS FOR SUCCESS PROJECT (PFS)
Tehani Diaz, PFS Project Coordinator
 
 
THOMPSON SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK & PUBLIC HEALTH
Center on Aging
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
1960 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822
https://www.hawaii.edu/aging/phac/state-epidemiologic-outcomes-workgroup-seow/
HI-PFS PROJECT EPIDEMIOLOGY TEAM/
STATE EPIDEMIOLOGICAL OUTCOMES WORKGROUP (SEOW)
Victoria Fan, ScD, Principal Investigator, Lead Epidemiologist
Constance Emory, MPH, Junior Epidemiologist
Beobgwan (Bobby) Do, Lead Data Analyst

SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATIONS
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
2550 Campus Road
Honolulu, HI 96822

HI-PFS ADAPTATION TEAM
Wayne Buente, PhD, Lead Adaptation Manager
Email: wbuente@hawaii.edu 
Maha Harpool, Research Assistant

 

CENTER ON THE FAMILY
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa
2515 Campus Road, Miller Hall 103
Honolulu, HI 96822
HI-PFS PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION SUPPORT AND EVALUATION TEAM
Sarah Yuan, PhD, Principal Investigator
Sandé Flores, MPH, Project Coordinator
Email: sknitta@hawaii.edu

PFS County Coordination Teams

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY SERVICES
City and County of Honolulu
680 Iwilei Road, Suite #700
Honolulu, HI 96817
CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU COORDINATION TEAM
Leina'ala Nakamura, Administrator 
Lisa Blair, MSW, County Coordinator
OFFICE OF THE PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
Hawai'i County
655 Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI 96720
COUNTY OF HAWAI‘I COORDINATION TEAM
Lisa Faulkner-Inouye, Program Manager 
Jan-Marie Osorio, CPS, Special Project Coordinator
Email: jan-marie.osorio@hawaiicounty.gov
OFFICE OF PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
Kaua'i County
3990 Ka'ana Street, Suite 210
Lihue, HI 96766
COUNTY OF KAUA‘I COORDINATION TEAM
Theresa Koki, Life's Choice Coordinator
Email: tkoki@kauai.gov
DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND HUMAN CONCERNS
Maui County
2200 Main Street, Suite 546
Wailuku, HI 96793
COUNTY OF MAUI COORDINATION TEAM
Lori Tsuhako, Director
Curtis Jamison, MPH, Program Coordinator
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Contractor
Email: rick@rcmaui.com

PFS Community Coalitions

CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICES
91-1841 Fort Weaver Road 
Ewa Beach, HI 96706
HAWAI‘I PARTNERSHIP TO PREVENT UNDERAGE DRINKING COALITION
Amanda Pump, MS, CSAC, Director of O'ahu Programs
Celia Takahashi, Coalition Coordinator
Website icon link to Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking   Facebook icon link to Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking   Instagram icon link to Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking   Twitter icon link for Hawaii Partnership to Prevent Underage Drinking
HAWAI‘I PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE
850 Richards St. Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96813
EAST HAWAI‘I DRUG-FREE COALITION
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Director
Email: rick@hiphi.org
Jade Iokepa, Coalition Coordinator
HAWAI‘I PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE
850 Richards St. Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96813
HAWAI‘I ALLIANCE FOR DRUG-FREE COMMUNITIES (STATEWIDE)
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Director
Chelsea Gonzalez, Coalition Coordinator
Email: Chelsea@hiphi.org
Website icon link for Hawaii Alliance for Drug-free Communities   Instagram icon link for Hawaii Alliance for Drug-free Communities
HAWAI‘I PUBLIC HEALTH INSTITUTE
850 Richards St. Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96813
MAUI COALITION FOR DRUG-FREE YOUTH 
Richard Collins, CPS, Program Director
Andrea Snow, Coalition Coordinator
Email: andrea@hiphi.org 
Facebook icon link for Maui Coalitions for drug-free youth   Instagram icon link for Maui Coalitions for drug-free youth
PARENTS AND CHILDREN TOGETHER
1485 Linapuni St. #105
Honolulu, HI 96819
COMMUNITY WORKS IN 96744 COALITION
Kim Golis-Robello, Program Director
Bridgitte Daniel, Coalition Coordinator
Facebook icon link to Community Works in 96744   Instagram Icon link for Community Works in 96744

Evidenced-Based Program Providers

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF THE BIG ISLAND
100 Kamakahonu Street
Hilo, HI 96720
POSITIVE ACTION PROGRAM
Jaci Parong, Grants and Quality Assurance Administrator
Email:
 jaci@bgcbi.org
Rory Akau, Operational Support Director 
Email: rory@bgcbi.org


Hilo

Arthur Hoke, Hilo Site Coordinator               
Autumn K-Aloha, Hilo Lead Youth Development Specialist

Keaau
Gabee Horttor, Keaau Site Coordinator        

Kealakehe
Krystal Paiva, Kealakehe Site Coordinator    
Roxanne Shupp, Kealakehe Lead Youth Development Specialist

MAUI YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES, INC.
1931 Baldwin Ave.
Makawao, HI 96768
PROJECT VENTURE
Travis Fernandez, Prevention Program Coordinator
Email: travis.fernandez@myfs.org
Joanna Borreta, Prevention Specialist 
MAUI FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES, INC.
1844 Wili Pa Loop
Wailuku, HI 96793

 

LIFE SKILLS PROGRAM
Edeluisa Baguio-Larena, Chief Executive Officer
Catherine (Momi) Medeiros, Youth Services Supervisor
Email: Momi@mfss.org

 

September 2021

Sep 08 Wed
Enhancing Your Prevention Communication Strategies Through Traditional Media and Social Media

Learning Objectives:

  • Define social marketing, social norms marketing, and media advocacy
  • Identify how the goals and focus audiences differ for social marketing, social norms marketing, and media advocacy
  • List the steps necessary to implement social marketing, social norms marketing, and media advocacy
  • Identify when social media can be used to augment their substance misuse prevention work
  • Select the appropriate social media platform(s) for their focus audience(s)
  • Apply best practices for creating social media posts
  • Identify appropriate use of social media when implementing social marketing campaigns, social norms marketing campaigns, and media advocacy strategies
Location

Zoom

Sep 14 Tue
Ethics in Prevention for Maui County Providers

This free, two-day virtual training will cover the topic of ethics in the substance misuse prevention field.  The training will cover key terminology, the six principles in the Prevention Code of Ethics, and a decision-making process to use when faced with an ethical dilemma.  

Location

Zoom

Sep 14 Tue
Community Engagement Webinars (Two-Session)

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore a framework for community participation in prevention
  • Identify who you want to engage in which prevention efforts
  • Brainstorm ways to engage them during COVID-19 restrictions
  • Develop your community engagement plan
Location

Zoom

Sep 17 Fri
Sustainability 101: Sustaining Your Work for the Long-Haul!

Organizations are continuously faced with the day-to-day challenges of running programs and its operations. This often makes it difficult for organizations to make time to develop sustainability plans that take a broader perspective on ways to continue the work into the future. This training will explore ways for programs, coalitions, and organizations to understand sustainability, and begin developing a plan that sustains the work and the organization. We'll discuss key elements of sustainability, and participants will have an opportunity to collaborate with other professionals, and take initial steps to begin developing a sustainability plan for their program, organization, or coalition.

Location

Zoom

Sep 17 Fri
Maui County's September Network Meeting

This is a casual event to provide an opportunity for prevention providers and stakeholders to network and collaborate, discuss training and news updates, and share prevention-related information with each other.

There will be sharing and discussion on updates from organizations and prevention programs, and discussion of any relevant news, opportunities for collaboration, or other relevant prevention-related information.

Other resources and trainings needed will be discussed.

Location

Zoom

Sep 17 Fri
Partnerships for Success: Evidence-Based Workgroup Meeting

2021 Evidence-Based Workgroup Meeting

Location

Zoom

Sep 24 Fri
Evaluation 101: The Whys, Whats, and Hows to Evaluating Your Program

This training will explore the basic concepts of evaluation and will teach attendees how to utilize Excel to assist in program evaluation.

Location

Zoom

Sep 29 Wed
Prevention Ethics

The participants will learn the role and application of ethics in substance abuse prevention. Using scenarios and interactive activities, participants will explore the six standards in the Prevention Code of Ethics.

 

 

Location

Zoom