You May Check Your Child’s Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Food Assistance Status – click here (Multi-language access is available)

The Child Care Stimulus Grant Program and Child Care Resources and Guidance for Facilities and Homes during COVID-19 – click here



Aloha from the
Department of Human Services!

Our Vision:  The people of Hawai‘i are thriving.

Our Mission:  To encourage self-sufficiency and support the well-being of individuals, families, and communities in Hawai‘i.


         Child Abuse or Neglect Reporting Hotline
808-832-5300 or (toll free) 1-888-380-3088

 Child Trafficking Reporting Hotline
808-832-1999 or (toll free) 1-888-398-1188

Adult Abuse or Neglect Reporting Hotline

Social Services (SSD)

Benefit, Employment & Support Services (BESSD)


Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)

The DVR (formerly called the Vocational Rehabilitation and Services for the Blind Division) is a state-federal program for individuals with disabilities who require assistance to prepare for, secure, retain or regain employment. Find out more.

Hawaii Public Housing Authority (HPHA)

The Hawaii Public Housing Authority helps provide low-income Hawai`i residents with affordable housing and shelter without discrimination. Find out more.

Office of Youth Services (OYS)

Office of Youth Services provides and coordinates a continuum of services and programs for at-risk youth to prevent delinquency and reduce the incidence of recidivism. Find out more.

Commission on the Status of Women (HSCSW)

Hawaii State Commission on Status of Women works for equality for women and girls in the state by acting as a catalyst for positive change through advocacy, education, collaboration and program development. Find out more.

Commission on Fatherhood

State Commission on Fatherhood promotes healthy family relationships between parents and children. Find out more.

Hawai‘i Interagency Council on Homelessness

The Hawai‘i Interagency Council on Homelessness (HICH) is an advisory body that serves as a statewide homelessness planning and policy development entity with broad representation from State and County government and the community. Find out more.


Fraud Hotlines

  • Oahu:  587-8444
  • Big Island:  933-8899
  • Kauai:  241-7106
  • Maui:  243-5840