Resources for Elderly Honolulu Citizens

Elderly people throughout the state of Hawaii may face a variety of different issues, including medical needs, social concerns, financial issues and more. These individuals often live with limited resources, making it difficult to meet all of these needs on their own. Fortunately, in order to ensure that every elderly person lives the best life possible, the state of Hawaii offers a range of programs designed to provide assistance to the elderly. These programs provide for almost every need imaginable, from utility assistance to transportation. Some of these programs are listed under the categories below.

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Clubs, Groups, Social Meetups Companion Programs Drug and Alcohol Abuse Elder Abuse Prevention
Elderly Activities Elderly Exercise Classes Food and Nutrition Programs Fraud Abuse Assistance
Grocery Shopping Assistance Utility Assistance Home Delivered Meals Homemaker Assistance
In-Home Care Legal Aid Long-term Care Mental Health Care
Medication Assistance Senior Employment Short-Term Care Transportation Assistance
Veterans Assistance Services Veterans Discounts

Clubs, Groups, Social Meetups

Elderly individuals in Hawaii are at risk of loneliness when they don’t have enough support from friends and family. Fortunately, a number of clubs, groups and social meetups are scheduled throughout the state to prevent loneliness and help elderly individuals to stay active. Some of these activities and organizations are listed below.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Lanakila Multi-Purpose Senior Center http://www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org/about-us/offices-facilities/lanakila-multi-purpose-senior-center/ 1640 Lanakila Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-847-1322
Waikiki Community Center http://www.waikikicommunitycenter.org/what-we-do/senior-program/ 310 Paoakalani Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815
808-923-1802
Hawaii Bicycling League https://www.hbl.org/education/cycling-workshops/senior-cycling/ 3442 Waialae Avenue, Suite 1
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
808-735-5756
Hawaii Senior Life Enrichment Association http://www.hawaiiseniorlife.org/English PO BOX 8232
HONOLULU, HI 96830
808-428-5808
Kaneohe Community & Senior Center http://kcfc.pacthawaii.org/resources/business-directory/884/kaneohe-community-senior-center/ 45 – 613 Puohala Street, Kaneohe, HI 96744 808-233-7320
Pearl City Waiau Seniors Club http://www.mypearlcity.com/heartsoul/pearl-city-waiau-seniors-club 1000 Bishop Street, Suite 810
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-561-9517
Hawaii United Okinawa Association http://www.huoa.org/nuuzi/culture/culturaldirectory/cdsenior.html 94-587 Ukee St. Waipahu, HI 96797 808-676-5400
Aloha Table Tennis Association https://www.alohatabletennis.org/ 1375 Dillingham Blvd., #204, Honolulu, HI 96817 808-841-8844
Elders Elite https://seniorcenter.us/sc/elders_elite_honolulu_hi 3569 Harding Ave., Unit A
Honolulu, HI 96816
808-732-1003
Crane Jolly Senior Club http://honolulucounty.hi.networkofcare.org/veterans/services/agency.aspx?pid=CraneJollySeniorClubSeniorCitizenClub_899_2_0 2903 Kaimuki Ave Honolulu, HI 96816 808-733-7364
Kokua Council for Senior Citizens of Hawaii Education Fund, Inc. http://kokuacouncil.blogspot.com/ 20 South Vineyard Blvd., Honolulu, HI 96813 808-768-7700
Kaimuki-Waialae YMCA http://www.kaimukiymca.org/ 4835 Kilauea Avenue Honolulu, Hawaii 96816 808-737-5544

Companion Programs

Every elderly individual needs regular positive interactions with other people in order to live his or her best quality of life. When an individual’s family or friends aren’t able to provide enough interaction, a companion program may be the best choice. These programs are designed to connect elderly individuals with caring people.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Senior Companion Program http://humanservices.hawaii.gov/ssd/files/2013/01/scp-brochure-page-1-and-2.pdf 420 Waiakamilo Road, Suite 202
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
808-832-0340
Project Dana https://www.projectdana.org 2720 Nakookoo St.
Honolulu, HI 96826-4700
808-945-3736
CareResource Hawaii http://www.careresourcehawaii.org/ 680 Iwilei Rd Suite 660
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-599-4999
Affordable HomeCare Services http://www.affordablehomecarehawaii.com/ 1320 Kalani St. Suite 288 Honolulu, HI 96817 808-688-3466
AmeriCorps Hawaii http://americorpshawaii.org/programs/senior-corps-programs/ Hawai‘i Commission for National and Community Service
University of Hawai‘i
1601 East-West Road, JAB 4019
Honolulu, HI 96848
808-956-8145
All Care Hawaii http://www.allcarehawaii.com/ 500 Ala Moana Blvd, Tower 7 Suite 400
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-206-8409
Hawaii Community Foundation https://www.hawaiicommunityfoundation.org/ 827 Fort Street Mall Honolulu, HI 96813 808-537-6333

Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Drug and alcohol abuse can affect individuals at any, including in the later parts of life. Elderly people struggling with drug and alcohol abuse are at a greater risk of both physical and mental health problems. To improve health and quality of life, elderly individuals can enroll in one of the many drug and alcohol abuse treatment programs available in Hawaii.

Business Name Website Address Phone
VA Pacific Islands Health Care System https://www.hawaii.va.gov/ 459 Patterson Road
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-433-0600, 800-214-1306
Oahu Men’s Training Center http://www.teenchallengeusa.com/center/1505 1146 Elm St #A
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
808-589-0013
Sand Island Treatment Center http://www.addicted.org/directory/item/sand-island-treatmetn-center.html 1240 Sand Island Access Road
Honolulu
HI
96819
808-841-2319
McKenna Recovery Center http://www.mckennarecoverycenter.com/ 1314 South King St.
Honolulu, Hi 96814
808-591-0921
State of Hawaii, Department of Health : Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division http://health.hawaii.gov/substance-abuse/ 601 Kamokila Blvd. Room 360
Kapolei, Hawai’i, 96707
808-692-7506
Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii http://www.drugfreehawaii.org/index.php 1130 North Nimitz Highway, A259 Honolulu, HI 96817 808-545-3228
Hawaii Prevention Resource Center http://www.hiprc808.org 1130 N. NIMITZ HWY, SUITE A-259, HONOLULU, HI 96817 808-545-3228
CARE Hawaii https://www.carehawaii.info/ 875 Waimanu St
Honolulu, HI 96813
808 533-3936
Department of Veterans Affairs Substance Abuse Treatment Program http://www.rehabcenter.net/rehab-centers/hawaii-rehab-centers/honolulu/department-of-veterans-affairs-substance-abuse-treatment-program-116 459 Patterson Road Honolulu, Hawaii 96819 808-433-0660
Comprehensive Health and Attitude Management Program Inc (CHAMP) http://www.rehabcenter.net/rehab-centers/hawaii-rehab-centers/honolulu/comprehensive-health-and-attitude-management-program-inc-champ 173 South Kukui Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-426-4515
Care Hawaii Ala Nui Adolescent http://www.rehabcenter.net/rehab-centers/hawaii-rehab-centers/honolulu/care-hawaii-ala-nui-adolescent-iopop 875 Waimanu Street
Suite 606
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-791-6088
Helping Hands Hawaii http://www.rehabcenter.net/rehab-centers/hawaii-rehab-centers/honolulu/helping-hands-hawaii-iopop 2100 North Nimitz Highway
Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
808-440-3825
Catholic Charities Hawaii (Honolulu) http://www.catholiccharitieshawaii.org/ 1822 Keeaumoku Street, Honolulu , HI , 96822 808-527-4905
The Salvation Army – Hawaiian & Pacific Islands https://hawaii.salvationarmy.org/hawaii/rehabilitation 322 Sumner St, Honolulu, HI 96817 808-522-8400
Ku Aloha Ola Mau Methadone Maintenance http://www.rehabcenter.net/rehab-centers/hawaii-rehab-centers/honolulu/ku-aloha-ola-mau-methadone-maintenance 1130 North Nimitz Highway
Suite C-302
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
808-538-0704

Elder Abuse Prevention

Elder abuse is far too common among older people in the United States. In fact, according to the National Council on Aging, this issue may affect as many as 1 in 10 older Americans. Abuse not only poses a risk to the health of an elderly person, but it also affects quality of life. Below are some organizations in Hawaii dedicated to preventing elder abuse.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Honolulu Prosecutor https://honoluluprosecutor.org/ 1060 Richards St # 10, Honolulu, HI 9681 808-768-7400
Child & Family Service https://www.childandfamilyservice.org/faq/elderabuse/ 91-1841 Ft. Weaver Rd. Ewa Beach, HI 96706 808-681-3500
Department of Human Services Adult Protective Services http://humanservices.hawaii.gov/ssd/files/2013/01/APS-Guidelines.pdf 420 Waiakamilo Rd. #202
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-832-5115
Center on Aging, University of Hawaii at Manoa http://www.hawaii.edu/aging/coaproject/elder-abuse-project/ Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work
Gartley Hall
2430 Campus Road
Honolulu, Hawaii 96822
808-956-5001
Honolulu Police Department http://www.honolulupd.org 801 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-529-3111

Elderly Activities

Getting out of the house and being involved in activities on a regular basis is one of the best way to maintain good health throughout the aging process. However, elderly individuals sometimes have trouble finding safe, appropriate activities. Fortunately, a number of activities designed specifically for elderly people are available throughout Hawaii.

Business Name Website Address Phone
City and County of Honolulu : Senior Citizen Section http://www.honolulu.gov/parks/program/senior-citizen-program.html 1541 Kalakaua Ave.
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-973-7258
Kapahulu Center https://www.kapahulucenter.org/ 3410 Campbell Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815
808-737-1748
Moiliili Senior Center http://www.moiliilicc.org/moiliili-senior-program.html 2535 South King St Honolulu, Hawaii 96826 808-955-1555
Palama Settlement http://www.palamasettlement.org/project/seniorprograms/ 810 N Vineyard Boulevard
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-848-2503
The Salvation Army Corps Community Center https://hawaii.salvationarmy.org/hawaii/kaneohe 45-175 WAIKALUA ROAD, KANEOHE 808-235-1408
Kokua Kalihi Valley http://kkv.net/index.php/elder-care 2239 North School Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
808-791-9400
Ohana Komputer http://ohanakomputer.org/adultsandseniors 1516 Avon Way
Honolulu, HI 96822
808-523-8191
Makua Alii Senior Center https://seniorcenter.us/sc/makua_alii_senior_center_honolulu_hi 1541 Kalakaua Ave., Box 3
Honolulu, HI 96826
808-973-7263
Hulu Makua Senior Day Care http://www.hulumakua.com/ 1029 Kapahulu Avenue Suite 408
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
808-218-7828, 808-729-9086
Leahi Adult Day Health Center https://leahi.hhsc.org/community-services/leahi-adult-day-health-center/ Leahi Hospital, First Floor
3675 Kilauea Ave.
Honolulu, HI 96816
808-733-8000
Sakura House http://fine-m.com/sakurahousehawaii 1666 Mott Smith DriveHonolulu HI 96822 808-536-1112
Franciscan Adult Day Center http://www.stfrancishawaii.org/services/franciscan-adult-day-center 2715 Pamoa Rd, Honolulu, HI 96822 808-988-5678
JASS Adult Daycare http://honolulueldercarechannel.com/honolulu-eldercare/jass-adult-daycare/ 828 18th Ave
Honolulu, HI, 96816
808-737-8998

Elderly Exercise Classes

Regular exercise is important for people of all ages, including members of the elder community. However, elderly individuals must be careful to choose exercises that are safe and effective for them. The state of Hawaii is home to several exercise classes designed specifically for the needs of the elder community.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Kilohana Senior Enrichment Center http://arcadia.org/companies/kilohana-senior-enrichment-center/ 5829 MAHIMAHI STREET HONOLULU, HI 96821 808-373-2700
Central Union Church http://www.centralunionchurch.org/connect/groups/senior-activities-2/ 1660 South Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96826
808-941-0957
Kanewai Community Park/Pool http://honolulucounty.hi.networkofcare.org/veterans/services/agency.aspx?pid=DepartmentofCCParksRecreationKanewaiCommunityParkPool_899_2_0 2695 Dole Street
Honolulu, HI 96822
808-733-7366
Yoga For All https://yogaforallhawaii.com/ 930 McCully St. Suite 205A. Honolulu, HI 96826 917-399 5365
Aloha Table Tennis Association https://www.alohatabletennis.org/ 1375 Dillingham Blvd., #204Honolulu, HI 96817 808-841-8844
Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center http://www.kroccenterhawaii.org/ 91-3257 Kualaka’i Parkway Ewa Beach, HI 96706 808-682-5505
Nā Kūpuna Makamae Senior Center http://nakupunamakamae.org/ 653 Ala Moana Boulevard Honolulu, Hawaii 96813 808-773-7047
Live Well at Iwilei http://livewellhi.org/ 888 Iwilei Road #105, Honolulu, HI 96817 808-218-7777
CrossFit East Oahu http://crossfiteastoahu.com/ 549 Halemaumau Street Suite D7 808-306-1485
Hawaii Medical Service Association https://hmsa.com/well-being/workshops/senior-fitness/ HMSA Building, 818 Keeaumoku St,
Honolulu
855-329-5461
Mililani YMCA https://www.ymcahonolulu.org/health-and-fitness/active-older-adults 95-1190 Hikikaulia Street
Mililani, HI 96789
808-625-1040
Still & Moving Center http://www.stillandmovingcenter.com/information/classes/seniors/ 1024 Queen Street
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-397-7678
Windward Senior Day Care Center http://www.windwardseniordaycarecenter.org/home.html 77 North Kainalu Drive
Kailua, HI 96734
808-261-4947

Food and Nutrition Programs

Good nutrition is essential for everyone, especially the elderly. However, for elderly people, it may be more difficult to maintain a proper nutritional status for a variety of reasons, from limited resources to restrictions on their ability to obtain food. The state of Hawaii offers several food and nutrition programs for elderly individuals who need assistance in this area.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Alu Like, Inc. https://www.alulike.org/services/kumu-kahi/ Hale O Nā Limahana,
2969 Mapunapuna Place, Suite 200,
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-535-6700
Lanakila Pacific https://www.lanakilapacific.org/ 1809 Bachelot St.
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-531-0555
IHS Hawaii https://ihshawaii.org/# 546 Kaaahi Street, Honolulu, HI 96817-4630 808-447-2800
River Of Life Mission http://www.riveroflifemission.org/ 101 N Pauahi Street
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-524-7656
Hawaii Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) http://humanservices.hawaii.gov/ 1390 Miller Street, Room 209, Honolulu, HI 96813 808-643-1643
Hawaii Foodbank http://www.hawaiifoodbank.org/ 2611 Kilihau St
Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
808-836-3600
Executive Office on Aging http://health.hawaii.gov/eoa/ 250 South Hotel Street, Suite 406, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813 808-586-0185

Fraud Abuse Assistance

Anyone can become a victim of fraud, but criminals often target the elderly. Depending on the nature of the fraud, elderly individuals can suffer significant losses. Hawaii is home to a variety of organizations that dedicate themselves to providing assistance to elderly individuals who have been victims of fraud within the state

Business Name Website Address Phone
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs http://cca.hawaii.gov/blog/news-release-hawaii-securities-commissioner-urges-citizens-to-report-elder-abuse/ 335 Merchant St, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA 808-832-5115
Better Business Bureau https://www.bbb.org 1132 Bishop Street, Suite 615, Honolulu, HI 96813 808-628-3950
Hawaii Office of Consumer Protection http://cca.hawaii.gov/ocp/ Leiopapa A Kamehameha Building 235 South Beretania Street, Suite 801
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-586-2630
Honolulu Police Department http://www.honolulupd.org/ 801 S. Beretania Street, Honolulu, HI 96813 808-529-3115
Business Registration Division http://cca.hawaii.gov/sec/ King Kalakaua Building
335 Merchant Street, Rm. 205
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-586-2744
Dept. of the Attorney General – State http://www.elderlyaffairs.com/DesktopDefault.aspx?tabid=371&q=fraud&keywords=fraud 425 Queen St, Honolulu, HI 96813 808-586-1500
Department of the Prosecuting Attorney http://www.honolulu.gov/prosecuting 1060 Richards Street, Honolulu, HI 96813 808-547-7400
AARP HAWAII
Campaign for Wise and Safe Investing
www.aarp.org/investmentfraud 1132 Bishop Street, Suite 1920, Honolulu, HI 96813 866-295-7282
Hawaii Credit Union League http://www.hcul.org/ 1654 S. King Street, Honolulu, HI 96826-2097 808-941-0556
Khon2 / Action Line http://www.khon2.com/ 88 Piikoi Street, Honolulu, HI 96814 808-591-0222

Grocery Shopping Assistance

Getting to the grocery store can be a challenge for elderly individuals. However, without groceries, elderly people aren’t able to cook their own food. A number of programs exist in Hawaii to help elderly people with grocery shopping by accompanying them to the store or simply completing the task for them if they are unable to make the trip.

Business Name Website Address Phone
BrightStar Care https://www.brightstarcare.com/hawaii/home-care/companion-care-services 200 N. Vineyard Blvd.
Suite B251
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-447-7448
Friendly Neighbors Elder Service Care http://waikikihc.org/ 935 Makahiki Way
Honolulu, HI 96826
808-926-8032
Interim HealthCare http://www.interimhealthcare.com/honolulu/home-care-services/elder-care/ 1833 Kalakaua Ave., Suite 107 , Honolulu, HI 96815 808-951-0949
Hawaii Kai Gopher http://hawaiikaigopher.vpweb.com/ Honolulu, HI 96824 808-783-1930
Affordable HomeCare Services http://www.affordablehomecarehawaii.com/ 1320 Kalani St. Suite 288 Honolulu, HI 96817 808-688-3466

Utility Assistance

Paying for utilities can be a challenge for elderly individuals living on limited resources. Without utilities in their homes, however, these individuals can’t enjoy their best quality of life. Below is a list of some of the organizations in the state of Hawaii that provide financial assistance to elderly individuals who cannot afford their utilities.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Department of Human Services : LOW INCOME HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (LIHEAP) http://humanservices.hawaii.gov/bessd/liheap/ 1010 Richards St., Suite 512
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-586-5734 (Teri Ann Escudero)
Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc. https://www.hawaiielectriclight.com 1001 Bishop St, Honolulu, HI 96813 808-543-7771
Honolulu Community Action Program http://www.hcapweb.org/ 1132 Bishop Street, Suite 100
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-521-4531
Public Utilities Commission http://puc.hawaii.gov/contact/ 465 South King Street, #103
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-586-2020
Hawaii Gas http://www.hawaiigas.com/locations/ 515 Kamakee Street
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-535-5933
U.S. Department of Energy https://www.energycodes.gov/adoption/states/hawaii P.O. Box 2359
Honolulu
Hawaii
96804
808-587-3811
Alternate Energy Inc. http://www.alternateenergyhawaii.com/residential/photovoltaic/tax-credits-incentives# 803 Ahua Street
Honolulu Hawaii 96819
808-842 5853
City and County of Honolulu http://programs.dsireusa.org/system/program/detail/3684 842 Bethel St.
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-768-3799

Home Delivered Meals

In some cases, elderly individuals are able to live alone but are not able to cook for themselves. When this occurs, they often rely on pre-packaged meals or takeout. Fortunately, organizations that deliver home-cooked meals to elderly individuals are available throughout the state of Hawaii.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Hawaii Meals on Wheels https://hmow.org/ 2728 Huapala St # 209, Honolulu, HI 96822 808-988-6747
Feeding Hawaii Together https://www.auw.org/agencies/feeding-hawaii-together 615 Keawe Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-781-2018
Lanakila Meals on Wheels www.lanakilapacific.org 1809 Bachelot Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
808-531-0555
Arcadia Home Health http://arcadia.org/companies/home-health-care/meal-delivery-services/ 1660 S. Beretania Street
Suite 201
Honolulu, HI 96826
808-983-5900
Good Clean Food www.gcfhawaii.com/ 35 Kainehe St
Suite 108
Kailua, HI 96734
808-339-1314
Lunalilo Home http://lunalilo.org/services/ 501 Kekāuluohi Street Honolulu, Hawai’i 96825 808-395-1000

Homemaker Assistance

Elderly people usually want to remain in their own homes and maintain their independence for as long as possible. However, as certain tasks become more difficult, an elderly person may need assistance. Homemaker assistance programs exist to provide help to elderly people so they can maintain their own homes for the maximum amount of time.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Straub Foundation www.straubhealth.org 55 Merchant Street Suite 2600
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-535-7100
Access Scooters http://www.accessscooters.com/ 98-1277 Kaahumanu St., PMB-355
Aiea, HI 9670
808-945-0333
ACE Medical Inc. http://www.acemedicalinc.com/ 2130 S Beretania
Honolulu, HI 96826
808-678-3600
Safe Harbor Homecare, Inc. http://www.safeharborhomecare.net/service/companionshiphomemaker/ 99-080 Kauhale Street Suite C-16
Aiea, Hawaii 96701
808-488-8826
InfiniteCare-Plus http://www.infinitecare-plus.com/ 94-239 Waipahu Depot St. Suite 201-A Waipahu, Hawaii 96797 808-678-9688
3GS Direct Care Services Provider http://www.3gsdirectcareprovider.com/ 1188 Bishop St. Suite 3305
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-294-1402
Right at Home https://www.rightathome.net/honolulu 1149 Bethel Street
Suite 514
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-587-8010
Wilson Homecare https://www.wilsoncare.com/ 1221 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite 940
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-518-3123

In-Home Care

In cases where an elderly individual requires care that a family member or friend cannot provide but is not ready to go to a nursing facility, in-home care can help to bridge the gap. A number of organizations throughout the state of Hawaii provide effective, affordable in-home care services to elderly individuals

Business Name Website Address Phone
Home Instead Senior Care https://www.homeinstead.com 1600 Kapiolani Blvd #212, Honolulu, HI 96814 808-944-0422
Options for Elders http://www.optionsforelders.com/ 949 McCully St., #4
Honolulu, HI 96826
808-941-9401
MetroCare Hawaii – PLUS http://mch2001.com/ 94-210 Pupukahi St., Ste. #202
Waipahu, HI. 96797
808-678-8500
St. Francis Healthcare System of Hawaii http://www.stfrancishawaii.org 2226 Liliha Street, Suite 227
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-547-6500
ALTRES Medical https://www.altresmedical.com/home-care/ 967 Kapiolani Blvd.
Honolulu, Hawaii
808-591-4930
Kokua Care http://kokuacare.com 3184 B Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
808-734-5455
Ho’okele Health http://www.hookelehealth.com/ 1345 South Beretania Street, Suite 304
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
808-457-1655

Legal Aid

Like people of any age, elderly individuals may have legal needs. They may need to file a personal injury or elder abuse claim, or they may need to engage in estate planning. Regardless of the type of need, legal aid services can help these individuals get the required assistance from an attorney at a price they can afford.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Legal Aid Society of Hawaii http://www.legalaidhawaii.org/ 924 Bethel Street
Honolulu, Hawai`i 96813
808-536-4302
Volunteer Legal Services Hawai’i http://www.vlsh.org/ 545 Queen Street, Suite 100,
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-528-7050
University of Hawaiʻi Elder Law Program https://www.hawaii.edu/uhelp/elderlaw.htm William S. Richardson School of Law
2515 Dole Street, Second Floor Honolulu, HI 96822
808-956-6544
Hawaii State Bar Association http://hsba.org/ Alakea Corporate Tower
1100 Alakea Street, Suite 1000
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-537-1868
The Mediation Center of the Pacific, Inc. http://www.mediatehawaii.org/ 245 N. Kukui Street, Suite 206
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
808-521-6767

Long-term Care

When an elderly individual requires care on a long-term basis, family members aren’t always able to meet the need on their own. Fortunately, the state of Hawaii is home to a variety of long-term care providers that can care for the individual until he or she no longer requires assistance.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Aging and Disability Resource Center https://www.elderlyaffairs.com/site/454/services_faq.aspx Elderly Affairs Division, Kapalama Hale
925 Dillingham, Suite 200
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-768-7705
City & County of Honolulu Elderly Affairs Division http://www.elderlyaffairs.com/ 715 S. King Street, Suite 200
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-768-7700
Kuakini Health System http://www.kuakini.org/wps/portal/ Kuakini Health System 347 N. Kuakini Street Honolulu, HI 96817 808-536-2236
Steadfast Housing Development Corporation http://www.steadfast-hawaii.org 888 Iwilei Rd.
Suite 250
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-599-6230
Hawaii Long Term Care Association https://www.hltca.org/ 1188 Bishop Street, Suite 3105
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-394-0810
Hawaii Aging and Disability Resource Center https://www.hawaiiadrc.org/ No.1 Capitol District
250 South Hotel Street, Suite 406
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-2831
808-586-0100
Options for Elders http://www.optionsforelders.com/ Options for Elders
949 McCully St., #4
Honolulu, HI 96826
808-941-9401
15 Craigside http://arcadia.org/companies/15-craigside/ 15 Craigside Place
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-533-5416
Arcadia http://arcadia.org/benefits/arcadi 1434 Punahou Street
Honolulu, HI 96822
808-941-0941
Long-Term Care Ombudsman (LTCO) program http://health.hawaii.gov/eoa/home/long-term-care-ombudsman-program/ 1250 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-586-4400

Mental Health Care

Like people of all ages, elderly individuals sometimes suffer from mental health issues that impact their quality of life. In fact, certain issues, such as depression, may be more common among the elderly. Below are some of the organizations in the state of Hawaii that provide mental health care services to the elder community.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Adult Mental Health Division http://health.hawaii.gov/amhd/ 1250 Punchbowl Street, Room #256
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-586-4686
Mental Health America of Hawai`i www.mentalhealth-hi.org 1124 Fort Street Mall, Suite #205 Honolulu, Hawai`i 96813 808-521-1846
Hawaii Behavioral Health http://hibh.org/ 1330 Ala Moana Blvd, Suite 1
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-585-1424
Wai`anae Coast Community Mental Health Center, Inc. http://www.wccmhc.org/ 86-226 Farrington Hwy., Wai`anae, HI 96792 808-696-4211
Mental Health Kokua http://mhkhawaii.weebly.com/psychosocial-rehabilitation.html 1221 Kapiolani Blvd, Ste 345
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
808-737-2523
North Shore Mental Health http://northshorementalhealth.com 1286 Queen Emma Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96815
808-638-8700
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Hawaii http://www.namihawaii.org 770 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite. 613
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-591-1297
Island Integrated Health https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/treatment-rehab/island-integrated-health-honolulu-hi/312247?sid=1523864482.1762_14211&state=HI&spec=230&ref=1&tr=ResultsProfileBtn 1600 Kapiolani Blvd
Suite 1340
Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
808-201-2026 (Sheree Revilla)
Hawai’I State Hospital http://health.hawaii.gov/amhd/hawaii-state-hospital-about-us/ 45-710 Keaahala Road
Kaneohe, Hawaii 96744
808-247-2191
Kaiser Permanente Behavioral Health Services – Ala Moana https://healthy.kaiserpermanente.org/hawaii/facilities/Kaiser-Permanente-Behavioral-Health-Services-Ala-Moana-100444 1441 Kapiolani Blvd, Suite 1600
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-432-7600
Helping Hands Hawaii http://helpinghandshawaii.org 2100 N. Nimitz Hwy. Honolulu, HI 96819 808-536-7234
The Queen’s Medical Center http://www.queensmedicalcenter.net 1301 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
808-691-4220
Po’ailani Inc. http://poailani.org 45-567 Pahia Rd.,
Kaneohe, HI 96744
808-263-3500
Hawaii Pacific Health : Straub Medical Center https://www.hawaiipacifichealth.org/straub/services/mental-and-behavioral-health/ 888 S King St, Honolulu, HI 96813 808-522 4000
Department Of Health: Oahu Community Mental Health Diamond Head Treatment Services Section http://honolulucounty.hi.networkofcare.org/mh/services/agency.aspx?pid=DepartmentofHealthOahuCommunityMentalHealthDiamondHeadTreatmentServicesSection_899_2_0 3627 Kilauea Ave
Room 408
Honolulu, HI 96816
808-733-9260

Medication Assistance

Most elderly individuals are taking at least one type of medication to maintain their health. Unfortunately, these medications are often expensive, and elderly people with limited means may have trouble paying for them. Medication assistance programs exist to make sure that elderly people are able to obtain the medications they need.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Hawaii Rx Card https://www.hawaiirxcard.com/index.php Honolulu, HI
Hawaii Medical Association https://www.hawaiimedicalassociation.org/patient-information/prescription-assistance 1360 S Beretania St # 200
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-536-7702
Hawaii State Health Insurance Assistance Program http://www.hawaiiship.org/ Hawaii SHIP
Executive Office on Aging
No. 1 Capitol District
250 South Hotel Street, Suite 406
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-2831
808- 586-7299
State of Hawaii Medi-Quest Division https://medquest.hawaii.gov/en/members-applicants/quest-integration-coverage.html 801 Dillingham Boulevard, 3rd Floor Honolulu, HI 96817-4582 808-587-3540
Executive Office on Aging www.hawaiiadrc.org No.1 Capitol District
250 South Hotel Street, Suite 406
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-2831
808-586-0100
Hawaii Med-QUEST http://mybenefits.hawaii.gov/applying-for-benefits/ 801 Dillingham Blvd. – 3rd Floor
Honolulu, HI – 96811
800-316-8005
“Wilson Care Group
https://www.wilsoncare.com/homecare/ 1221 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite 940
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-518-3123
B-Homecare Services http://www.bhomecare.net/personal-care-services-honolulu-hawaii.html 615 Piikoi Street; Suite 501, Honolulu, HI 808-949-4663
AlohaCare https://www.alohacare.org/QUEST/PrescriptionDrugs 1357 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 1250
Honolulu, HI 96814
877-973-0712

Senior Employment

To remain active and earn an income, many elderly people choose to continue working. However, finding an appropriate job as an elderly person isn’t always easy. Senior employment agencies throughout the state of Hawaii connect elderly individuals with safe, appropriate jobs based on their abilities and preferences.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Honolulu Community Action Program, Inc. http://www.hcapweb.org/senior-employment-program/ 1132 Bishop Street, Suite 100
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-521-4531
Kupuna Education Center https://continuinged.kapiolani.hawaii.edu/kupuna-education-center/ 4303 Diamond Head Road
Kōpiko Bldg. Rm 201
808-734-9108
Goodwill Industries of Hawaii http://www.higoodwill.org/ 2610 Kilihau St.
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-836-0313
Oahu WorkLinks – One Stop Career Centers http://www.hirenethawaii.com/ 830 Punchbowl St. #112
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-586-8700
Older Americans Community Services Employment Program http://www.hcapweb.org/ HCAP OACSEP
Honolulu, HI 96813
808- 521-4531 x129

Short-Term Care

In some cases, an elderly individual may require care on a short-term basis. When this care cannot or should not be provided in a hospital, short-term care programs are often the best choice. These programs provide the level of care the individual needs for an appropriate amount of time until his or her health is restored.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Manoa Senior Care http://www.manoaseniorcare.com/ 918 12th Ave
Suite 1000
Honolulu, Hawaii 96816
808-440-0560
The Care Center of Honolulu https://www.ccoh.us/ 1900 Bachelot St Honolulu, HI 96817 808-829-3235
Maluhia https://maluhia.hhsc.org/ 1027 Hala Drive, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817 808-832-5874
Palolo Chinese Home http://palolohome.org 2459 10th Ave, Honolulu, HI 96816 808-737-2555
The Kāhala Nui ‘Ohana http://www.kahalanui.com 4389 Malia Street Honolulu, Hawaii 96821 808-218-7200

Transportation Assistance

Elderly people need to travel from place to place, whether it be for doctor’s appointments or to visit with friends. However, in some cases, these individuals are not able to travel on their own. Transportation assistance services help to transport elderly people from one place to another when they aren’t able to make other arrangements.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Hawaii Transport Services http://www.hawaiihts.com/ 1253 S Beretania St, Honolulu, HI 96814 808-206-5706
Moiliili Community Center http://www.moiliilicc.org/moiliili-senior-program.html 2535 South King St Honolulu, Hawaii 96826 808-955-1555
C R Newton Co Ltd http://www.crnewton.com/ 1575 S Beretania St Ste 101Honolulu, HI 96826 808-949-8389
Hawaii Super Transit http://www.hstshuttle.com/ 1148 Gulick Ave Honolulu, HI 96819 808-841-2928
Catholic Charities Hawaii – Senior Services http://freemedicaltransport.com/li/hi-catholic_charities_hawaii_senior_services 1822 Ke`eaumoku Street Clarence T. C. Ching Campus
Honolulu, HI – 96822
808-524-4673
Charley’s Taxi https://charleystaxi.com 1451 S King St Ste 300, Honolulu, HI 96814 808-233-3333
The Bus http://www.thebus.org/fare/seniorfare.asp 811 Middle Street
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-848-4500

Veterans Assistance Services

Following their time in the military, veterans may face unique needs that don’t apply to the rest of the population in the state of Hawaii. Fortunately, a number of organizations exist to help meet these needs. Some of the organizations that provide veterans assistance services in Hawaii are listed below.

Business Name Website Address Phone
Honolulu Regional Benefit Office https://www.benefits.va.gov/honolulu/ U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
459 Patterson Road, E Wing, Room 2A100C
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-433-0600
Hawaii Office of Veterans’ Services https://www.legion.org/veteransbenefits/hawaii 459 Patterson Road
E-Wing, Room 1-A103
Honolulu, HI 96819-1522
808-433-0420
Honolulu Vet Center https://www.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=441 1680 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite F-3
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-973-8387, 877-927-8387
Oahu Veterans Center http://www.oahuveteranscenter.com Oahu Veterans Center
1298 Kukila Street
Honolulu, HI 96818
808-422-4000
Department of Hawaii : Disabled American Veterans http://www.davmembersportal.org/hi/default.aspx 2685 N Nimitz Hwy Honolulu, HI 96819 808-833-3746
American Legion Department of Hawaii http://americanlegionhawaii.org/content.php?id=1 612 McCully Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96826 808-946-6383
Volunteer Legal Services Hawai’i http://www.vlsh.org/ 545 Queen Street, Suite 100,
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-528-7050
State of Hawaii Office of Veterans’ Services http://dod.hawaii.gov/ovs/ 459 Patterson Road
E-Wing, Room 1-A103
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-433-0420
American Veterans Hawaii https://amvets-hawaii.org/ 4725 Bougainville Drive, 323
Honolulu, Hawaii 96818
808-382-6835
Native Hawaiian Veterans, LLC https://www.nativehawaiianveterans.com/ 3375 Koapaka St. Suite F238-20
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-792-7528

Veterans Discounts

As a thank-you for current and former members of the armed services, many businesses throughout the state of Hawaii offer veterans discounts. These discounts allow qualifying veterans to purchase the same products and services at a lower price. Below are some of the businesses in Hawaii that offer veterans discounts.

 

Business Name Website Address Phone
Honolulu Regional Benefit Office https://www.benefits.va.gov/honolulu/ U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
459 Patterson Road, E Wing, Room 2A100C
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-433-0600
Hawaii Office of Veterans’ Services https://www.legion.org/veteransbenefits/hawaii 459 Patterson Road
E-Wing, Room 1-A103
Honolulu, HI 96819-1522
808-433-0420
Honolulu Vet Center https://www.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=441 1680 Kapiolani Blvd. Suite F-3
Honolulu, HI 96814
808-973-8387, 877-927-8387
Oahu Veterans Center http://www.oahuveteranscenter.com Oahu Veterans Center
1298 Kukila Street
Honolulu, HI 96818
808-422-4000
Department of Hawaii : Disabled American Veterans http://www.davmembersportal.org/hi/default.aspx 2685 N Nimitz Hwy Honolulu, HI 96819 808-833-3746
American Legion Department of Hawaii http://americanlegionhawaii.org/content.php?id=1 612 McCully Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96826 808-946-6383
Volunteer Legal Services Hawai’i http://www.vlsh.org/ 545 Queen Street, Suite 100,
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-528-7050
State of Hawaii Office of Veterans’ Services http://dod.hawaii.gov/ovs/ 459 Patterson Road
E-Wing, Room 1-A103
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-433-0420
American Veterans Hawaii https://amvets-hawaii.org/ 4725 Bougainville Drive, 323
Honolulu, Hawaii 96818
808-382-6835
Native Hawaiian Veterans, LLC https://www.nativehawaiianveterans.com/ 3375 Koapaka St. Suite F238-20
Honolulu, HI 96819
808-792-7528
24 Hour Fitness www.24hourfitness.com 1680 Kapiolani Blvd, Honolulu
HI, 96814
808-951-7677
Honolulu Theatre for Youth http://www.htyweb.org/tickets/event-tickets/ 1149 Bethel Street, Suite 700
Honolulu HI 96813
808-839-9885
Alamo Rent A Car https://www.alamo.com/en_US/car-rental/locations/us/hnlo71-honolulu-international-offsite.html?mcid=yext:245709 3055 N Nimitz Hwy
Honolulu, HI 96819 US
808-833-4585
AT & T https://www.att.com/offers/discount-program/military-discount/ 1067 KAPIOLANI BLVD, HONOLULU
HI, 96814
808-591-9642
Lowe’s https://www.lowes.com/mylowes/login?context=military&searchTerm=veterans%20discount 411 Pacific St
Honolulu, HI 96817
808-528-9370
Hyundai https://www.hyundaiusa.com/financial-tools/military-program.aspx 1069 S. BERETANIA STREET , HONOLULU
HI, 96814
808-426-7770