Understanding alcohol use disorders is key to prevention

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    Coordinated by the Children’s Justice Center, a part of the state Judiciary system, the many community partners come together in announcing April, through a mayoral proclamation, as National Alcohol Awareness, Child Abuse Prevention and Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, on Monday at the Lihu‘e Civic Center Mo‘ikeha Building rotunda.

LIHU‘E — Mayor Derek S.K. Kawakami wore a blue jade lei on Monday, the blue symbolizing the color of child abuse prevention.