2970 Kele St. Suite 203
Lihue, HI 96766
This program screens and assesses parents prenatally or within two (2) weeks after the birth of the baby to determine if the family meets eligibility criteria for home visiting services on Kaua‘i. Screening occurs six (6) days a week, including holidays and is provided to families who are at-risk for child abuse or neglect. They are referred by community service providers. Or those interested in additional parenting support. This program provides supportive services prenatally and at the time of birth to effectively reduce the impact of pervasive life stressors, reduce parental stress, and increase attentive and consistent care giving to newborns by linking families with needed community resources. All services are confidential, voluntary, and free.
1) Parents prenatally or within two (2) weeks after birth of a baby.
2) Parents living in the Lihue (census track 404-405) area.
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.