Cancer Education Materials

All materials are available to download in PDF format.

Cancer Series

Cancer Series: Native Hawaiian Fact Sheet
Native Hawaiian Fact Sheet
This flyer provides general facts on cancer, particularly as it impacts Native Hawaiians, as well as resources and support information.

 
  Native Hawaiian Cancer Series

Cancer Series: Cervical Cancer

Cervical Cancer is Preventable!

This brochure informs women of the need to be screened regularly for HPV and cervical cancer, including the risk factors and what to expect in a doctor’s office.

Cancer Series: Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer and Colorectal Cancer Guidelines: What Every Kanaka Maoli Should Know
This brochure informs adult men and women of the need to be screened to prevent cancers of the colon and rectum.

Cancer Series: Oral Cancer Protect Yourself from Cancers of the Mouth
This brochure informs individuals of the causes of oral cancer, what can be done to prevent oral cancer, what to look for and encourages those who smoke to quit.

Cancer Series: Prostate Cancer Prostate Cancer: Regular Screening Can Save Your Life
This brochure informs men about the need to be screened for prostate cancer and possible symptoms.

Cancer Series: Skin Cancer

Protect Yourself and Your `Ohana from Skin Cancer
This brochure informs individuals of what to look for, with visual examples of skin cancer; encourages skin self-exams; and provides advice to prevent skin cancer.

Cancer Series: Testicular Cancer Testicular Cancer: What Every Guy Should Know
This brochure informs young men (ages 15-35) who are at-risk, how to check for testicular cancer, and what to look for.

  Native Hawaiian Breast Cancer Survivors “Talking Story” Booklets

A True Story of A Survivor

Breast Cancer: The Story of a True Survivor



Breast Health Booklet: Breast Health Care

Breast Health Care: What Every Woman Should Know

This booklet encourages the recommended screenings (self-exam, clinical exam and mammogram) to find breast cancer early, including warning signs and testimonials from Native Hawaiian breast cancer survivors. This new booklet includes the information from our old Breast Health Care and Discovering We Had Breast Cancer booklets.

Breast Health Booklet: After Diagnosis After Diagnosis: Now What?
This booklet explains the cancer care process to help individuals make informed health care decisions, with tips from Native Hawaiian cancer survivors.

Breast Health Booklet: The Ohana's Role The `Ohana’s Role in Supporting Loved Ones with Breast Cancer
This booklet provides the perspective of family members in the healthcare of a breast cancer survivor, including a section for children.

Breast Health Booklet: Discovering We Had Breast Cancer Ke Ola o ka Waiū
This booklet provides is the Hawaiian language version of Breast Health Care

Ka Loa`a `ana iā Mākou ka Ma`i `A`ai Waiū

Ka Loa`a `ana iā Mākou ka Ma`i `A`ai Waiū
This booklet provides is the Hawaiian language version of Discovering We Had Breast Cancer

  Bead Necklace Kit

Smoking Cessation Brochure

Bead Necklace Kit

This tool kit illustrates the average size of lumps found through breast self-exams, a routine clinical exam and regularly scheduled mammogram, to encourage early breast cancer detection.

  BCCCP Provider Sites

Smoking Cessation Brochure


BCCCP Provider Sites

This PDF file contains a list of all providers in Hawai`i that participate in the Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP), slong with their contact information. The Hawai`i Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program was established in 1993 through a Cooperative Agreement with the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide breast and cervical cancer screening services under the National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP).

Click here to learn more about the BCCCP from the State of Hawai`i Department of Health.

  Shower Cards

  Smoking Cessation Resources

Smoking Cessation Brochure

Why You Should Quit Smoking

This brochure uses an anti-oppression framework to contextualize tobacco as an introduced substance that was not part of the Hawaiian way of life, with facts, 5 steps to quitting, and testimonials from former smokers.

Smoking Cessation Brochure Medicines That Help You Quit Smoking Brochure

This two-sided brochure lists different medicines that will help people to stop smoking (pills, nicotine patches, gum, lozenges, etc.).  It also describes the medicines’ costs and their benefits.

Click here for up-to-date prices for tobacco medicines!

 

 


Cancer Series: Native Hawaiian Fact Sheet Smoking is NOT a Hawaiian Tradition!

This is a 2-sided placard or door hanger to indicate a no-smoking area. 

 

 

Smoking Cessation Brochure Adopting a Smoke-Free Policy: A Guide for Hawai'i Multi-Unit Housing Owners, Associations and Managers

This guide was designed to help people make informed decisions about adopting smoke-free policies. The more we learn about the dangers and costs of secondhand smoke, the more we need new rules to protect the health of all multi-unit housing residents, staff and visitors.

 

 


  Nutrition

Smoking Cessation Brochure

'Ono 'N Healthy Potluck Ideas

This pamphlet identifies healthy foods and where to get them for social gatherings, like potlucks and meetings.

  Cancer Patient Navigation

Questions to Ask When You or Someone You Love Has Cancer

Questions to Ask When You or Someone You Love Has Cancer

This booklet has hundreds of the frequently asked questions about cancer care.


Questions to Ask When You or Someone You Love Has Cancer

Cancer Patient Navigation Brochure

This brochure describes what is a cancer patient navigator and how a patient can benefit from his/her services.




Questions to Ask When You or Someone You Love Has Cancer

Cancer Patient Navigation Quick Tips

This booklet is mainly utilized by trained cancer patient navigators.  It summarizes terms, resources, and documents, etc.



 End of Life

A True Story of A Survivor

Booklet 1: Advance Care Planning: Making Choices Known

A workbook to document the kind of care you want if you are unable to make decisions for yourself.  Includes web addresses to find your state’s forms.



Breast Health Booklet: Breast Health Care

Booklet 2: Planning Ahead: Funeral and Memorial

A workbook to document your funeral or memorial service preferences ahead of time.  Includes tips for consumers.



Breast Health Booklet: Discovering We Had Breast Cancer Booklet 3: Preparing to Say Goodbye: Care for the Dying
Learn about common symptoms experienced by dying people and what you can do to make the dying person more comfortable.
Discover we had breast cancer Booklet 4: When Death Occurs: What to Do Whan a Loved One Dies
A guide to help you get through the hours, days, and weeks following a loved one’s death.
Ka Loa`a `ana iā Mākou ka Ma`i `A`ai Waiū

Booklet 5: Help for the Bereaved: The Healing Journey
Learn about the common expressions of grief, the healing process, and when to get help.




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