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.
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:
CFS is committed to:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.
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.
As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
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.