Domestic Abuse Shelters

The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines.

O‘ahu: 808.841.0822

West Hawai‘i: 808.322.7233

East Hawai‘i: 808.959.8864

Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.



A Place of Refuge:
The Domestic Abuse Shelters are temporary shelters offering women and children up to 90 days of a safe haven when fleeing from domestic violence. The shelter offers basic needs (food, clothing, etc.), counseling support, and services for children. During this temporary stay, they learn dynamics of domestic violence and how to develop a safety plan.

The shelters offer:
  • Domestic violence crisis hotline
  • Lodging and food
  • Crisis counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Educational workshops
  • Support groups
  • Information, referral & advocacy
  • Children’s program
  • Tutors for children who are unable to attend school
  • Assistance with obtaining a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)
  • Assistance with obtaining housing and financial aid

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Eligibility:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.

Fees:
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.

Funders:
The Shelter for Domestic Abuse Programs are funded by the Department of Human Services, through funds distributed by the Hawaii State Legislature and through private grants, donations and support from the general public.

Your Rights:
As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed
Expectations:
The shelters provide a safe haven for victims and their children to learn about domestic violence and ways to keep themselves safe in the future.

General Domestic Abuse Shelter Information:
The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines. If you would like general information on the shelters, please call the main Child & Family Service line: 808.681.3500




In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.

To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20250-9410 or call toll free 866-632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.





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