Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day!
Child & Family Service is observing the Martin Luther King Jr. Day (1/18/2021) holiday, all Child & Family Service Offices will be closed. Our Shelter and Hotline Numbers will remain…
Champions for Hawaii’s families for 121 years, Child & Family Service (CFS) is a “Hawai‘i-born” impact-driven, community-based organization. Since 1899, we have worked tirelessly to strengthen families and foster the healthy development of children. Our statewide support, counseling, and therapeutic programs help individuals and families heal from trauma, prevent abuse and neglect, and can break the cycle of generational poverty.
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