Kūpuna Resource Guide


AARP Hawaiʻi | All Islands
Variety of services and resources including COVID-19 information and food assistance.
W: states.aarp.org/hawaii/
Ph: 866-295-7282 (toll free)

Aging and Disability Resource Center | All Islands
Information and resources on healthy aging programs, alzheimers support, medicare help, fraud assistance, listing of service providers.
W: www.hawaiiadrc.org/
Ph: 808-643-2372

Aloha United Way 2-1-1 | All Islands
Comprehensive resource information and referral services.
W: www.auw211.org/
Ph: 808-275-2000

Catholic Charities | Oʻahu
Offers a Benefits Enrollment Center to assist kūpuna in applying for benefits and assistive services (see related News Briefs story).
W: www.catholiccharities
Ph: 808-527-4777

Council for Native Hawaiian Advancement | Oʻahu
Hōʻala emergency financial assistance program during COVID-19 funded by City & County of Honolulu.
W: www.hawaiiancouncil.org/
Ph: 808-596-8155

Executive Office on Aging | All Islands
Coordinates the statewide system of aging and caregiver support services.
W: health.hawaii.gov/eoa/
Ph: 808-586-0100

Hā Kūpuna | All Islands
National resource center for Native Hawaiian kūpuna.
W: manoa.hawaii.edu/hakupuna/
Ph: 808-956-7009

Hawaiʻi Meals on Wheels | Oʻahu
Provides meal delivery to homebound kūpuna.
W: hmow.org/
Ph: 808-988-6747

Help is on the way Hawaiʻi | Oʻahu
Provides free delivery service to kūpuna and others in need.
W: hihelpisontheway.org/
Ph: 406-426-1013

I Ola Lāhui | Oʻahu
Their ʻŌlinolino Program, in partnership with Lunalilo Home, provides mental health services, workshops and social activities to kūpuna and their caregivers (see related article).
W: iolalahui.org/
Ph: 808-526-6255

Kūpuna Power | All Islands
A platform to empower kūpuna offering a comprehensive online resource listing and a weekly television show (Tuesdays at 7 p.m. on K5 – see related article).
W: wearekupuna.com
Ph: none

Lanakila Meals on Wheels | Oʻahu
Provides hot meal delivery to disabled and homebound seniors.
W: www.lanakilapacific.org/senior-services/meals-on-wheels/
Ph: 808-356-8519

Legal Aid of Hawaiʻi | All Islands
Offers general kōkua with advance planning documents (Powers of Attorney, Wills, Advanced Care Directives) and other information. Also providing information regarding COVID-19 related scams.
W: legalaidhawaii.org/seniors-covid-19.html
Ph: 808-536-0011 (Oʻahu) or 888-536-0011 (Toll Free)

Nā Kūpuna Makamae Center | Oʻahu
By seniors, for seniors, the center provides innovative and quality activities and programs.
W: nakupunamakamae.org/
Ph: None

Nā Puʻuwai | Molokaʻi
Offers a Kūpuna Nutrition Program with prepared meals that encourage ʻai pono (see related article).
W: napuuwai.org/
Ph: 808-560-3653

Office for Social Ministry | Hawaiʻi, Kauaʻi, Maui, Molokaʻi, Oʻahu
Special food ministry during the pandemic includes senior food box program, SNAP application support and meal delivery for homebound seniors.
W: www.officeforsocialministry.org/covid-19/
Ph: 808-784-4464

Our Kūpuna | All Islands
Free service that matches kūpuna with volunteers who will pick-up and deliver their food, medicine and other supplies.
W: www.ourkupuna.com/
Ph: 800-400-4506 (toll free)

Papa Ola Lōkahi | Hawaiʻi, Kauaʻi, Maui, Molokaʻi, Oʻahu
A Native Hawaiian health care system that focuses on using culturally appropriate strategies to improve physical, mental and spiritual health for Native Hawaiians.
W: www.papaolalokahi.org/
Ph: 808-597-6550

The Salvation Army | Hawaiʻi, Kauaʻi, Maui, Oʻahu
Provides housing assistance, adult day care centers and a variety of activities.
W: www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/love-the-elderly/
Ph: 808-988-2136