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Child & Family Service - Developing Options to Violence (Oahu)

Description:

Service Description:

Developing Options to Violence (DOV) offers a full spectrum of services to women, men, adolescents, and children in the intervention and prevention of domestic violence.

Adult Programs

  • Domestic violence interventions services for individuals who use physical, emotional, psychological and/ or sexual abuse in intimate relationships.
  • Support groups for individuals who are experience emotional, psychological and/or sexual abuse in intimate relationships.
  • Violence Control groups for individuals who have use violence towards other family members (parents, siblings)

Adolescent Program

To assist adolescents in understanding their behavior and how to make appropriate changes.

Children’s Group

To help children who have witnessed domestic violence understand it and deal with their feelings about it. Parents are required to participate in support group while children receive services.

Eligibility:

Priority is given to Judiciary family court referrals and other referrals are accepted, as space is available

Fees:

Fees are based on contractual obligations and a sliding scale.

Your Rights

As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:

  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed

Expectations:

  • Participants will increase awareness of domestic violence and its damaging affects on the family.
  • Participants will learn skills to increase safety for self and others.

Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30 am to 6:00 pm, Friday 8:30 am to 12:00 pm

Website:

Address:

200 N. Vineyard Blvd., Bldg B.
Honolulu, HI 96817

(808) 532-5100 - Oahu - Type: Main



Child and Family Service - Employment Services (Oahu)

Description:

Employment Core Services for Immigrants and Refugees. This program is designed to provide employment preparation and counseling to low-income and at-risk immigrants and refugees to help them achieve self-reliance, greater self-sufficiency and increased financial security. The program staff members effectively track the attainment of successful outcomes, and guide and monitor client progression through the removal of barriers to finding and keeping employment. Job preparation, acculturation, job retention and maintenance are the services used in measuring attainment of outcomes and gear clients towards the achievement of self-reliance. CFS has been serving the immigrant and refugee population since 1983.

The Employment Creation program is designed to assist low-income persons, immigrants and refugees to become self-employed in their own business. The program provides specialized training in the area of small business creation and entrepreneurship, as well as linkage to mentorship and available resources. Services include: entrepreneurial assessment, English language classes, self-employment workshops, developing business plans, individual business counseling, business management, resources and referrals, and business support services. The program began in July 2007.

Eligibility:
Individuals 16 years old to adults, low-income persons, immigrants and refugees who meet the prescribed requirements such as income, residency status and geographic origins will be eligible for services.

Fees:
There are no fees.

Expectations:
  • Increase economic and social self-sufficiency
  • Identify and help to reduce acculturation barriers
  • Participate in employment preparation and job development
  • Improve the English language capabilities of limited- or non-English speaking individuals

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Website:

Address:

200 N. Vineyard Blvd., Bldg. B
Honolulu, HI 96817

(808) 543-8436 - Honolulu - Type: Main



Child and Family Service Domestic Violence Hotline (East Hawaii)

Description:

Domestic Abuse Shelters
The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines.

A Place of Refuge:
Domestic Abuse Shelters provide a safe haven for abused partners and their children. It is a time-out period for abused partners to learn about the dynamics of domestic violence, the cycle of abuse and how to develop a “safety plan”. It is also a time for learning about and making choices; discovering that they are not at fault for the abuse; building self-esteem and learning self-empowerment.

The shelters offer:
  • Domestic violence crisis hotline
  • Lodging and food
  • Crisis counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Educational workshops
  • Support groups
  • Information, referral & advocacy
  • Children’s program
  • Tutors for children who are unable to attend school
  • Assistance with obtaining a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)
  • Assistance with obtaining housing and financial aid

Eligibility:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.

Fees:
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.

Funders:
The Shelter for Domestic Abuse Programs are funded by the Department of Human Services, through funds distributed by the Hawaii State Legislature and through private grants, donations and support from the general public.

Your Rights:
  • As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed
Expectations:
The shelters provide a safe haven for victims and their children to learn about domestic violence and ways to keep themselves safe in the future.

Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Address:

1045A Kilauea Avenue
Hilo, HI 96720

(808) 959-8864 - Hilo - Type: Hotline



Child and Family Service Domestic Violence Hotline (Kaua’i)

Description:

Domestic Abuse Shelters
The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines.

A Place of Refuge:
Domestic Abuse Shelters provide a safe haven for abused partners and their children. It is a time-out period for abused partners to learn about the dynamics of domestic violence, the cycle of abuse and how to develop a “safety plan”. It is also a time for learning about and making choices; discovering that they are not at fault for the abuse; building self-esteem and learning self-empowerment.

The shelters offer:
  • Domestic violence crisis hotline
  • Lodging and food
  • Crisis counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Educational workshops
  • Support groups
  • Information, referral & advocacy
  • Children’s program
  • Tutors for children who are unable to attend school
  • Assistance with obtaining a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)
  • Assistance with obtaining housing and financial aid

Eligibility:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.

Fees:
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.

Funders:
The Shelter for Domestic Abuse Programs are funded by the Department of Human Services, through funds distributed by the Hawaii State Legislature and through private grants, donations and support from the general public.

Your Rights:
  • As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed
Expectations:
The shelters provide a safe haven for victims and their children to learn about domestic violence and ways to keep themselves safe in the future.

Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Address:

2970 Kele Street Suite #203
, HI

(808) 245-6362 - Kauai - Type: Main



Child and Family Service Domestic Violence Hotline (Maui)

Description:

Domestic Abuse Shelters
The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines.

A Place of Refuge:
Domestic Abuse Shelters provide a safe haven for abused partners and their children. It is a time-out period for abused partners to learn about the dynamics of domestic violence, the cycle of abuse and how to develop a “safety plan”. It is also a time for learning about and making choices; discovering that they are not at fault for the abuse; building self-esteem and learning self-empowerment.

The shelters offer:
  • Domestic violence crisis hotline
  • Lodging and food
  • Crisis counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Educational workshops
  • Support groups
  • Information, referral & advocacy
  • Children’s program
  • Tutors for children who are unable to attend school
  • Assistance with obtaining a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)
  • Assistance with obtaining housing and financial aid

Eligibility:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.

Fees:
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.

Funders:
The Shelter for Domestic Abuse Programs are funded by the Department of Human Services, through funds distributed by the Hawaii State Legislature and through private grants, donations and support from the general public.

Your Rights:
  • As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed
Expectations:
The shelters provide a safe haven for victims and their children to learn about domestic violence and ways to keep themselves safe in the future.

Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

(808) 579-9581 - Maui - Type: Main



Child and Family Service Domestic Violence Hotline (Molokai)

Description:

Domestic Abuse Shelters
The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines.

A Place of Refuge:
Domestic Abuse Shelters provide a safe haven for abused partners and their children. It is a time-out period for abused partners to learn about the dynamics of domestic violence, the cycle of abuse and how to develop a “safety plan”. It is also a time for learning about and making choices; discovering that they are not at fault for the abuse; building self-esteem and learning self-empowerment.

The shelters offer:
  • Domestic violence crisis hotline
  • Lodging and food
  • Crisis counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Educational workshops
  • Support groups
  • Information, referral & advocacy
  • Children’s program
  • Tutors for children who are unable to attend school
  • Assistance with obtaining a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)
  • Assistance with obtaining housing and financial aid

Eligibility:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.

Fees:
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.

Funders:
The Shelter for Domestic Abuse Programs are funded by the Department of Human Services, through funds distributed by the Hawaii State Legislature and through private grants, donations and support from the general public.

Your Rights:
  • As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed
Expectations:
The shelters provide a safe haven for victims and their children to learn about domestic violence and ways to keep themselves safe in the future.

Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

(808) 567-6888 - Molokai - Type: Main



Child and Family Service Domestic Violence Hotline (Oahu)

Description:

Domestic Abuse Shelters
The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines.

A Place of Refuge:
Domestic Abuse Shelters provide a safe haven for abused partners and their children. It is a time-out period for abused partners to learn about the dynamics of domestic violence, the cycle of abuse and how to develop a “safety plan”. It is also a time for learning about and making choices; discovering that they are not at fault for the abuse; building self-esteem and learning self-empowerment.

The shelters offer:
  • Domestic violence crisis hotline
  • Lodging and food
  • Crisis counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Educational workshops
  • Support groups
  • Information, referral & advocacy
  • Children’s program
  • Tutors for children who are unable to attend school
  • Assistance with obtaining a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)
  • Assistance with obtaining housing and financial aid

Eligibility:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.

Fees:
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.

Funders:
The Shelter for Domestic Abuse Programs are funded by the Department of Human Services, through funds distributed by the Hawaii State Legislature and through private grants, donations and support from the general public.

Your Rights:
  • As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed
Expectations:
The shelters provide a safe haven for victims and their children to learn about domestic violence and ways to keep themselves safe in the future.

Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Address:

200 N. Vineyard Blvd., Bldg. B
Honolulu, HI 96817

(808) 526-2200 - Windward - Type: Hotline

(808) 841-0822 - Oahu - Type: Hotline



Child and Family Service Domestic Violence Hotline (West Hawaii)

Description:

Domestic Abuse Shelters
The locations of our shelters are confidential. If you are in need of domestic abuse help, please call our Domestic Abuse Hotlines.

A Place of Refuge:
Domestic Abuse Shelters provide a safe haven for abused partners and their children. It is a time-out period for abused partners to learn about the dynamics of domestic violence, the cycle of abuse and how to develop a “safety plan”. It is also a time for learning about and making choices; discovering that they are not at fault for the abuse; building self-esteem and learning self-empowerment.

The shelters offer:
  • Domestic violence crisis hotline
  • Lodging and food
  • Crisis counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Educational workshops
  • Support groups
  • Information, referral & advocacy
  • Children’s program
  • Tutors for children who are unable to attend school
  • Assistance with obtaining a Temporary Restraining Order (TRO)
  • Assistance with obtaining housing and financial aid

Eligibility:
Child & Family Serve accepts all victims of domestic violence and their children.

Fees:
Yes, there are fees, however, no one is turned away due to lack of ability to pay.

Funders:
The Shelter for Domestic Abuse Programs are funded by the Department of Human Services, through funds distributed by the Hawaii State Legislature and through private grants, donations and support from the general public.

Your Rights:
  • As a participant in a Child & Family Service program you have the following rights:
  • The right to a humane service environment
  • The right to services free from unlawful discrimination
  • The right to be involved in your own service planning
  • The right to confidentiality except when otherwise mandated by law
  • The right to services which are least restrictive and most convenient
  • The right to file a complaint if these rights are infringed
Expectations:
The shelters provide a safe haven for victims and their children to learn about domestic violence and ways to keep themselves safe in the future.

Hours: 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

(808) 322-7233 - West Hawaii - Type: Hotline



Child Help USA

Description:

Mission Childhelp® exists to meet the physical, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs of abused, neglected and at-risk children. We focus our efforts on advocacy, prevention, treatment, and community outreach. Operates a national child abuse hotline (available 24 hours)

Website:

1-800-422-4453 - National - Type: Hotline



Coalition for a Drug-Free Hawaii

Description:

CDFH family strengthening services work to prevent drug abuse and its effects on children and their families by providing a foundation based on values, knowledge, and skills to strengthen the entire family within a cultural context. Family programs work toward improving family cohesion, family life skills in parents and children, and family order and organization.

Family programs include:
  • Strengthening Hawaii Families (SHF) Workshop Series
  • SHW Family Nights
  • Family Intervention & Training Services

Website:

Email:

Address:

1130 North Nimitz Highway, A259
Honolulu, HI 96817

(808) 545-3228 - Oahu - Type: Main

1-800-845-1946 - Neighbor Islands - Type: Main


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