Child Welfare Services

CWS programs include family strengthening and support, child protection, foster care, adoption, independent living and licensing of resource family homes, group homes and child-placing organizations. Services are available on Oahu, Hawaii, Kauai, Maui, Molokai and Lanai, with 36 units/sub-units and a staff of over 500.

To Report Child Abuse or Neglect~

from Oahu call 808-832-5300

from a Neighbor Island call 1-800-494-3991


Missing Children Website

A Guide to Child Welfare

2013 Title IV-E Waiver Demonstration Project Proposal

Purchase of Service (POS) Directory

CWS Family Partnership and Engagement Practice Model

Hawaii’s Federal Child and Family Services Review (CFSR)

Family Connections