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Paradise Ride Kauai Discontinued

Mahalo Paradise Ride Kauai supporters, riders, and volunteers.  Your efforts over the past 11 years allowed Malama Pono Health Services to continue to provide our list of important services to the Kauai Community.  After much deliberation and with heavy hearts we made the difficult decision to discontinue Paradise Ride Kauai.  Declining participation and fundraising have taken its toll on the event leading to this decision.  Your continued support is still appreciated though! Donations may […]

February 27th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Amazon Smile

November 21st, 2016|News|0 Comments

Feast on the Beach 2016

November 18th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Give Aloha Month

http://malama-pono.org/give-aloha/Give back to Malama Pono Health Services when you shop at Foodland during the month of September.  Enter code: 77236 during checkout.

September 15th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Sheraton Kauai Resort names Malama Pono Health Services Table 53 Beneficiary for the month of June!

NEWS RELEASE – Malama Pono Named June Beneficiary at Table 53

June 2nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

May 19th is National Asian & Pacific Islander HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

May 19th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Positive Expressions

Our goal is to provide a safe and private environment where those infected with HIV can express their experiences, struggles, and successes.

Each individual is in different stages of the disease and with each others support, hopefully we can alleviate some of the anxiety and hardships that infected individuals face.

Topics to be covered:

Basic HIV info
Treatment
Medications
Care
Nutrition
Relationships
Coping
Support

Starting in December

Meets the first Tuesday of the month
6:00 PM—8:00 PM
Free of Charge
Held at Malama Pono Health Services office
For more information […]

October 2nd, 2014|News|0 Comments

If Not Now, When, Kauai?

By the end of 2010, there were over 4,000 cases of HIV/AIDS in Hawaii, and of those cases, many have passed away, their spot replaced by another infection.  HIV/AIDS no loner gets consistent or dramatic news headlines but is still a very serious issue worldwide and here in Hawaii. Through better medication and treatment of this disease, HIV and AIDS have taken on a different face than the images we once associated with it.  […]

January 29th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Three Challenges for a Better You and a Better Us

Another year has come and gone, in what seems to be a blur for many, I’m sure.  It’s always interesting for me to listen to people commit to their “New Year Resolutions” and wonder if they will actually stick to them for a week, much less a full year.  Commitment is something that I take very seriously, not only in my professional life, but my personal life, as well.  Personally, I don’t make resolutions […]

January 16th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Fighting HIV Stigma Through Education Leading to Action

Fear related to HIV and AIDS is almost as old as the disease itself.  Unfortunately, this stigma isn’t just limited to the general public, but also spills over into the healthcare setting, as well.  As an AIDS Service Organization (ASO), Mālama Pono Health Services (MPHS) is always working to help correct the misinformation and fight the stigma that exists in our community.

One of the most common myths of HIV/AIDS is that it can be […]

January 9th, 2014|News|0 Comments