Families who are enrolled in Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) or Temporary Assistance to Other Needy Families (more commonly known as “welfare”), are required to be engaged in activities that will ultimately lead them to self-sufficiency. Program recipients for whom issues of safety and domestic violence are interfering with their progress can call upon Domestic Violence Advocacy to help them find support to change their situations. Services include: assessment, service planning, counseling services, case management and linkage and referral.
1130 N. Nimitz Highway, #C-301
Honolulu, HI 96817
MAUI COUNTY: 808.877.6888
293 North Market St.
Wailuku, HI 96793
WEST HAWAI‘I ISLAND: 808.322.3266
81-6587 Mamalahoa Hwy. Bldg. C
Kealakekua, HI 96750
EAST HAWAI‘I ISLAND: 808.935.2188
1045-A Kilauea Ave.
Hilo, HI 96720
CFS ABUSE HOTLINES:
West Hawai‘i: 808.322.7233
East Hawai‘i: 808.959.8864
Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
The Department of Health provides access to its programs and activities without regard to race, color, national origin/ancestry-including language, age, sex-including gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, color, religion, or disability.
Write or call the Hawaii State Department of Health, 1250 Punchbowl Street, Room 216, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813 or at (808) 586-4122 within 180 days. Or write or call the Affirmative Action Office at P.O. Box 3378, Honolulu, HI 96801-3378 or at (808) 586-4614 (voice/TRS) or 586-4648 (TDD) within 180 days of a problem.