Be a Changemaker

Meet the man who houses Hawaii’s children in foster care, Mike Wood from M.W. Foundation, an everyday hero.

Impact Your Community

Be a part of the change in your community, so that siblings can be together.

Innovative Programs

Family Programs Hawaii adapts their services to meet the needs of the children and families of Hawaii.

It Takes a Village ...

to raise the keiki of Hawaii and to strengthen families so they can remain together.

Upcoming Events

Mahalo Event

Invitation-only Event to thank our donors for their dedication to ensuring healthy outcomes for Hawaii’s families and children

We Help Kids

Children are Hawaii’s most valuable resource. They are our future. Family Programs Hawaii is a unique non-profit agency remaining true to its origins of providing quality care to the families and children of Hawaii. Our goal is that every child in Hawaii has the opportunity to reach his or her full potential. Our heart represents the many complexities of foster care. The colors symbolize our three areas of service: prevention, transition, and support.

Inspirational People: April Lum What will you give to help others in need? There are many...

Help for the Holidays 2019

  On Monday, November 11, 2019, our very own April Lum, MSW (Director of Programs) and Jennifer Yang (Co-Chair of the 21st Annual...

2019 Annual Child Welfare Law Update Conference

The annual conference is taking place at the Ko'olau Ballrooms and Conference Center on Friday, August 23, 2019. This event is funded by...

Momo Online Safety

Resource Families: You have likely seen a number of stories in your news and social feeds about the dangers of something called “The Momo...

Random Acts of Kindness from the Locations Foundation

Family Programs Hawaii works with community partners to bring siblings separated by the foster care system together for visitations in our...

Weinberg Foundation Chooses Us

It is a common struggle for nonprofits to find funding for programs that help the community, and it is common many programs are...

Foster Care

What is foster care and kinship care?  Information about how to foster a child involved in the foster care system.


Deciding to adopt a child from the foster care system is a big step for most families. Learn more about how you can become a child’s forever family.

Everyday Hero

Be part of the solution to strengthening children and families who are at risk or in foster care. Be a person who creates change in their community.


Make a difference in the lives of children, youth and families who are at risk or affected by foster care. We need volunteers for events, programs, and the office to support our efforts.


801 S King St
Honolulu, HI 96813
Tel (808) 521-9531                       Fax (808) 548-4000

Warm Line

for Youth & Families involved in foster care

Oahu: (808) 545-1130
Neighbor Islands:
(866) 545-0882
Daily 8:00 am – 10:00 pm