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Native American Caregivers Support Program

The Native Hawaiian Caregiver Support Program receives federal funding from the National Caregivers Support Program. This program helps families caring for an older Native Hawaiian relative with a chronic illness or disability. The Native Hawaiian Caregiver Support Program provides a system of support and services to Native Hawaiian family caregivers and to native Hawaiian grandparents or older relatives caring for children age 18 and under.

Eligibility:

Participants must be family caregivers of Native Hawaiian elders ages 60 and older with a chronic illness or disability or Native Hawaiian grandparents or older relatives caring for children age 18 and under who meet certain criteria. A birth certificate is required for proof of age and ethnicity.

Services:


The Native Hawaiian Caregiver Support Program provides:

  • Information to caregivers about available services
  • Assistance to caregivers in gaining access to supportive services
  • Individual counseling, support groups and caregiver training to assist caregivers in making decisions and solving problems related to their caregiving responsibilities
  • Respite to enable caregivers to be temporarily relieved from their responsibilities
  • Limited supplemental services to complement the care provided by the caregiver

Cost: None

Oahu
Hale O Nā Limahana
2969 Mapunapuna Place, Suite 200

Honolulu, HI 96819
Phone: 535-6700

Hawa'ii
32 Kinoole Street, Suite 102
Hilo, HI 96720
Phone: 961-2625

Maui
737 Lower Main Street B-2
Wailuku, HI 96793

Phone: 242-9774

Moloka‘i
10 N. Mohala Street
Kaunakakai, HI 96748
Phone: 553-5393

Kaua‘i
2970 Kele Street, Suite 116
Lihue, HI 96766
Phone: 245-8545