COVID-19 Information Resources

Resources for Individuals and Families Amid COVID-19 – click here (updated 9-21-2020)


Financial assistance available to help Hawaiian Electric, Hawaii Gas, and Kauai Island Utility Cooperative customers who are in need, pay bills through CARES Act funding, and other aid available from government and nonprofit organizations:-
click here to learn more


Providers, Vendors, and Contractors – COVID-19 Plan and Prepare Memo for Providers.Vendors.Contractors (3/9/20)

Click Here for COVID-19 current information from the State of Hawaii Department of Health.

Click Here for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 resource page.


Child Care Providers (Private and Family), also School and University Representatives 

Statewide Child Care Providers – PATCH Directory- click here

Hawaii Economic and Community Recovery Navigator’s Resources for Child Care and Plan for Sector Reopening

Frequently Asked Questions about Child Care FAQs COVID-19 (rev 5-1-2020)

Interim Guidance for Child Care Administrators from the State of Hawaii Department of Health

Supplemental Guidance for Child Care Programs That Remain Open

Interim Guidance for Administrators of US K12 Schools and Child Care Programs

CDC has posted FAQs for K-12 Schools and Child Care Program Administrators re: COVID-19 at

The CDC has posted information regarding cleaning and disinfection and checklists for schools and childcare programs at the following websites:

For families who are sheltering in place with their children –

Updates and resources from the Executive Office on Early Learning Amid COVID-19.

Helpful resources from the Executive Office on Early Learning.


Resources for Child Welfare Professionals and Caregivers –

Information from the Children’s Bureau (3/19/20)

Information from the Child Welfare League of America (3/20/20)

Communication to Resource Caregivers and POS Providers (3/10/20)


Food (SNAP) and Financial Benefits Vital Information Amid COVID-19 (5/5/20)

FRAUD ALERT: USDA Warns of Text Scam Targeting SNAP Recipients (9/10/20) – click here for more information


P-EBT Round 1 – Vital Information and FAQs (6/24/20)

P-EBT Round 2 – Vital Information and FAQs (9/16/20)


Med-QUEST/Medicaid – Vital Information Amid COVID-19 (4/6/20)


Division of Vocational Rehabilitation –

Letter from VR Administrator (3/27/20)

Resources for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (3/27/20)

Hawaii COVID-19 Resources for Individuals with Disability Benefits


Multilingual Resources Amid COVID-19 –  click here

General COVID-19 Legal Aid Information

Marshallese Resources

Chuukese Resources


Domestic Violence Resources – Vital Information Amid COVID-19 – click here (3/27/20)

Due to COVID-19, Domestic Violence Action Center’s Helpline has established a new number to respond to text messages from survivors. If you’re unable to speak safely, you can text (605) 956-5680, to chat with a helpline specialist Monday through Friday from 8:00 am till 5:00 pm.  If you’d prefer to speak to someone over the phone you can call helpline at (808) 531-3771 or toll free at (800) 690-6200 to speak to someone during these hours.


State Homeless Programs Office – Communication to Providers of Homeless Programs (3/5/20)

Interim Guidance for Responding to COVID-19 among People Experiencing Unsheltered Homelessness (3/22/20)


Youth Correctional Services – Communication to All Non-Personnel Visitors (3/13/20)


Social Security UpdatesInformation from the Social Security Administration (3/16/20)


DHS CARES Act Funds – Information and breakdown of DHS CARES Act Funds hosted on the Hawaii Data Collaborative website (10/12/20)