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Helping Parents Raise Safe and Healthy Children

They Are All Our Responsibility

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Wednesday was a holiday here in Hawaii. Having a friend visiting from the mainland we struck out for day of sun and fun on West side of the Island.  As we pulled into a parking spot at the beach, we noticed a naked two year old girl wondering around the edge of the parking lot. […]

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Helping Pregnant and Parenting Teens

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Neighborhood Place of Puna is now providing intensive, ongoing, in-home, services to pregnant and parenting teens thanks to a grant from the Hawaii Children’s Trust Fund.  NPP will help these teens connect to essential services, learn about pregnancy and parenting, and try to help the teen create a safe and nurturing environment for the baby. […]

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Celebrate Your Family-Cherish the Child

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Celebrate Your Family-Cherish the Child, April 5, 10am to 1pm at Sangha Hall. FREE family event with games, food, make & take crafts, keiki vision screening, missing children ID, and much more.

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Job Opening: Community Outreach Worker – Home Visitor

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Job Opening: Community Outreach Worker – Home Visitor Neighborhood Place of Puna currently has an opening for one Community Outreach Worker – Home Visitor, serving primarily lower Puna families underage children and some risks for Child Abuse and Neglect, even if the risk is simply poverty. This is a 40-hour a week position with benefits. […]

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Free Basic Hand Sewing Workshop

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NPP presents Basic Hand Sewing Workshop on Wednesday, February 19, 9am to 11:30am at NPP-Keaau (Girl Scout Center). All supplies will be provided.  Complete the workshop and receive a free traveling sewing kit. To register or more information, call 965-5550.  

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NPP 2014 February Community Calendar

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NPP February Community Calender. Please feel free to share.  If you have upcoming events, that you would like to see posted on future calendars, please email the details to Jay at jihara@neighborhoodplace.org.  Click here for printable calendar: 2014 February Community Calendar

HI-PAL Intermediate and Elementary basketball league

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Games begin in March. Deadline to enter is February 15, 2014.  Elementary Division: 4th-6th Grade, Intermediate Division: 7th-8th Grade. For more information, contact your School Resource Officer or HI-PAL at 961-8101. See here for forms: Click it or Ticket PARTICIPANT AGREEMENT PLEDGE      HIPAL Interleague flyer      HIPAL Team Roster    HIPAL Waiver Form    Interleague Rules

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2014 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program

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Offering free tax help and claim valuable tax credits. Free Statewide tax preparation sites for tax season 2014. Statewide Free Tax Help Sites      HILO Free Tax Help Sites

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How Can I Help?

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Yesterday I heard the heart breaking story of elementary school children filling their pockets with food from lunch at school on Fridays. This is at a school where over 90% of the children qualify for free or reduced lunch, which means that the vast majority of the students attending the school are living in poverty. […]

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Mt. View Long Range Plan-Planning Group Meeting

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Interested in the planning of Mt. View Village?  Want to provide input? The Mt. View Long Range Plan Planning Group meets the second Thursday of the month, 6pm at Mt. View Elementary School Cafeteria.  For more information, call (808) 430-1777. The Planning Group would like your thoughts on the long range plan for Mt. View […]

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