The ILC gathers information on resources geared towards young people who have experienced foster care. We have two ways to access resources. Choose what works best for you or try them both!
Search through an online database of resources.
Tailor the search for you by using the filters.
Download the free Foster Hope Hawai'i app on your mobile device to access resources wherever you.
Learn about services offered by the Department of Human Services for young people transitioning to adulthood
Apply for Imua Kakou, Higher Education benefits, or ETV at www.shakatown.com
There are funds to support activities or items that will enhance the lives for youth and children in foster care
Youth and children in foster care have rights -- the Pono Process can help when rights are not being honored or upheld
A Youth Circle provides a process for a young person to create a plan for their future and learn about resources they are eligible for while being surrounded by their supporters
Text ALOHA to 741-741
Neighbor Islands: 1-800-753-6879
or text TREVOR to 1-202-304-1200
Toll free: 1-800-690-6200
Toll free: 1-888-380-3088
Toll free: 1-888-398-1188