Community Resources


In addition to the resources available at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, there are also local and national resources student victims and survivors may want to consider contacting. Below is a list of some of the resources available.
 


Ala Kuola

Ala Kuola assists victims of domestic violence in obtaining a TRO in Family Court against their abuser.

Address:
550 Halekauwila Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Phone:
(808) 545-1880

Website:
http://www.alakuolahawaii.com/
 


Domestic Violence Action Center

The Domestic Violence Action Center provides legal information and representation to victims of domestic violence. In addition to the legal services, they also have advocates to assist and accompany victims as they seek access to community resources in their pursuit of safety and freedom.

Address:
P.O. Box 3198
Honolulu, HI 96801-3198

Phone:
Legal Helpline: (808) 531-3771
Toll-Free Neighbor Island Helpline: (800) 690-6200
Business Office and Administration: (808) 534-0040

Website:
http://www.stoptheviolence.org
 


Family Peace Center – Puuhonua Victim/Survivor Component

The Family Peace Center – Oʻahu offer safety, support, empowerment and accountability through individual and group intervention for victims/survivors, perpetrators/offenders and child witnesses of domestic violence.

Address:
1505 Dillingham Boulevard
Suite 208
Honolulu, HI 96817

Phone:
Puuhonua Domestic Violence Crisis Counseling line: (808) 585-7944

Website:
http://www.pacthawaii.org/oahu_peace_center.html
 


Hawaiʻi Immigrant Justice Center

The Hawaiʻi Immigrant Justice Center at Legal Aid provides advocacy, and community outreach and education, in addition to free legal services to indigent immigrants.

Address:
245 North Kukui Street
Honolulu, HI 96817

Phone:
(808) 536-8826
Neighbor Islands: (800) 499-4302, ext. 279

Website:
http://www.kukuicenter.org/hawaii-immigrant-justice-center/
 


Legal Aid Society of Hawaiʻi

The Legal Aid Society of Hawaiʻi is a public interest, not-for-profit law firm whose mission is to achieve fairness and justice through legal advocacy, outreach and education for those in need. They continue to provide full representation to those in need and have improved access to justice by also training clients to handle legal matters on their own.

Address:
Legal Aid Society of Hawaii – Honolulu Office
924 Bethel Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Phone:
(808) 536-4302

Website:
http://www.legalaidhawaii.org/index.html
 


Sex Abuse Treatment Center

The Sex Abuse Treatment Center (SATC) of the Kapiʻolani Medical Center for Women and Children is a statewide program whose mission is to support the emotional healing process of those sexually assaulted in Hawaii, to increase community awareness about their needs and to reduce the incidence of all forms of sexual assault.

Address:
Harbor Court
55 Merchant Street, 22nd Floor
Honolulu, HI 96813

Phone:
(808) 524-7273

Website:
http://satchawaii.org
 


Temporary Restraining Order Hotline (Family Court)

The Temporary Restraining Order Hotline of Family Court (Oʻahu First Circuit) can be reached to answer questions you may have about TROs or the process to obtain a TRO.

Phone:
(808) 954-8090
 


Volunteer Legal Services Hawaiʻi

Volunteer Legal Services Hawaiʻi serves Hawaiʻi’s low income community through volunteer attorneys. Their pool of pro bono attorneys provide legal services in a wide rance of civil matters, including divorce, paternity, custody, child support, guardianship, adoption, power of attorney, wills, employment and labor, landlord-tenant, collections, public benefits, bankruptcy, immigration, and tax education. They are able to assist as long as you meet low-income guidelines and have a legal issue that the organization handles.

Address:
545 Queen Street
Suite 100
Honolulu, HI 96813

Phone:
(808) 528-7046

Website:
http://www.vlsh.org