Service for Everyone

The Parent Line serves anyone with concerns about parenting:

  • Expectant parents & Parents
    of children
  • Grandparents and other caregivers
  • Teachers
  • Child care & Health care providers
  • Social workers & Home visitors
  • Mental health specialists
  • Other professionals

Call us to learn more.

The Parent Line is a free Statewide confidential telephone line.  We are Hawaii’s premier resource on child behavior, child development, parenting, caregiver support, and community resources.  Our experienced phone line staff will help you problem-solve parenting challenges and child and adolescent behavior. Click here for our Parent Line flyer.

CFS Disaster Hotline Activated to Assist Families on Maui Island & Hawaii Island Due to Wild Fires

If you or someone you know is impacted by the Wild Fires on Maui Island and Hawaii Island, please call our Disaster Hotline at (808) 515-HOPE (4673) or Toll Free at (855) 550-HOPE (4673).


The Parent Line publishes a statewide listing of community resources for parents. To learn more, please refer to the tab at the top of the page. You can also click HERE for our new trifold printer-friendly version. Please click below for your respective island.

Kaua’i Resource Directory

Big Island Resource Directory

Maui, Moloka’i, & Lana’i Resource Directory

Parent Line Virtual Workshops!

Workshops are held via Zoom. Please call The Parent Line (808) 526-1222 to attend and get the link!



Safe Sleep for Infants

A is for Alone

B is for on their      Backs

C is for in a Crib

To access the Safe Sleep Guides and find out when the next Safe Sleep Workshop is please CLICK HERE!

 Safe Sleep Workshop Schedule


Need information on COVID-19?

For the latest information and resources on COVID-19, please visit the State of Hawai’i Department of Health website  HERE.

How To Have Important Conversations with your Keiki

Please click here for some tips.

A Happy Start

We also have a guide to help your keiki get ready for Kindergarten! Please click here for a printer friendly version of A Happy Start.

0-3 Month Keiki Guide

The Parent Line publishes a guidebook for new parents with answers to questions and concerns about their newborn 0-3 months old. For additional months up to 36 months, please refer to the Infant & Toddler Development tab at the top of the page. Here is a printer friendly version. To order these guides, please call The Parent Line.