Resource Directory

Child Care, Preschool & Play Activities

Child Care Connections (DHS)

Honolulu (808) 566-2600
Waipahu (808) 356-5577
Maui (808) 249-2461

 

Early Head Start/Head Start

Info on free preschool programs for birth to 3 years & ages 3 to under 5 years of low income families

O‘ahu (HCAP) (808) 847-2400
Kalihi (PACT) (808) 842-5996

 

Neighbor Islands

Hawai‘i (PACT) (808) 961-0570
Kaua‘i (CFS) (808) 245-5914
Maui (MEO) (808) 249-2988
Moloka‘i (MEO) (808) 553-3727

 

Keiki ‘O Ka ‘Aina

Child care help for Native Hawaiian families

O‘ahu (808) 843-2502

 

P.A.T.C.H.

Child Care Referrals

O‘ahu (808) 839-1988
E. Hawai‘i (808) 961-3169
W. Hawai‘i (808) 322-3500
Kaua‘i (808) 246-0622
Maui, Lāna‘i & Moloka‘i (808) 242-9232

 

 IN PEACE—Keiki Steps

For children ages 0–5 yrs.

O‘ahu (808) 620-9043
Big Island & Moloka‘i (808) 933-2933, (808) 560-0335

 

Preschool Open Doors

DHS—Preschool subsidies

O‘ahu (808) 791-2130
Neighbor Islands (Toll-free) 1-800-746-5620

 

Tiny Tots Program

Dept. of Parks And Rec., for ages 3–5 yrs.

O‘ahu

Hawai‘i Kai to McCully (808) 768-8944
Makiki to Aiea (808) 768-9292
Pearl City to Wai‘anae/Wahiawa (808) 768-6898
Waialua to Waimanālo (808) 768-8987

 

YMCA

Parent-child activity classes and child care

O‘ahu (808) 531-3558
E. Hawai’i (808) 935-3721
Kaua’i (808) 246-9090
Maui (808) 242-9007

 

YWCA

Parent-child activity classes/childcare/preschool

O‘ahu (808) 538-7061
E. Hawai‘i (808) 935-7141
Kaua’i (808) 245-5959