Hawai`i Department of Human Services
Children ages 0-13 (or 13-18 who cannot do self-care); parents/caretakers must be employed, attending school, or in job training program; within income limits by family size; DHS resource families can apply without their income being considered
Provides families with: subsidies to help with child care expenses; guidance in selecting a child care provider; information about quality child care programs; and referrals to community resources for help with other concerns.
566-2600 (Honolulu-Oahu); 356-5575 (Waipahu-Oahu) 334-6101 ( Kona); 961-6807 (Hilo); 249-2461 (Maui, Molokai, Lanai); 245-2193 (Kauai)
self (Inform child's social worker)