At Lokahi Treatment Centers, we believe in strength-based and client centered treatment supported by linkages and referrals to other community-based resources and agencies for continued recovery.

Learn more about available resources available throughout the

State of Hawai'i by clicking the links below.

*Note: Not all listed resources have websites.

LTC will update links as websites become available.

24-Hour Crisis Line of Hawai'i 


Adult Mental Health Division Eligibility Line

1-808-643-AMHD (2643)

Urgent Services Directory for Families (pdf)

East Hawaii Food Pantry & Hot Meal Schedule (pdf)

West Hawaii Food Pantry & Hot Meal Schedule (pdf)

East Hawaii Alcoholics Anonymous

West Hawaii Alcoholics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous Hawaii

Service Providers:

Aloha United Way 2-1-1

Akamai Recovery Maui

Aloha House, Inc. (Maui)

Bay Clinic

Big Island Substance Abuse Council (BISAC)

Bridge House

Community Alliance Partners (CAP)

Hawaii Island United Way


HOPE Services Hawaii, Inc.

The Institute for Human Services (IHS)

Ke Ala Pono (McKenna Recovery Center)

Project Hawaii, Inc.

Salvation Army

West Hawaii Community Health Center

Waikiki Health Center

Workforce Development Division

Worknet, Inc.

YWCA Hawai'i Island



News relating to substance abuse and mental health treatment, partner agencies and other supportive services in Hawaii:

  • Hawaii State Legislation: HB2224 Relating to Group Homes
  • Hawaii State Legislation: HB2490 Relating to Juvenile Justice
  • Big Isle students lead state in smoking and drinking: view article
  • Senator Josh Green: "More must be done to curb drug abuse.": view article
  • Senators Introduce Comprehensive Legislation to Combat Addiction: view article
  • Big Island Opens Veterans Treatment Court: view article

  • Hawaii Receives $13 Million to Fight Rampant Drug Problem in Schools: view article

  • North Hawai'i News Featured Article about Lokahi Treatment Centers: view article

  • Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2014 Correctional Populations in the United States: view report

  • Hawai'i First State to Raise Legal Smoking Age to 21: view article

  • Fourteen New State Laws To Take Effect on New Year's Day: view article

  • A four-episode podcast and radio series at
    Many people in Hawai'i have gotten caught up in the cycle of meth abuse. It’s a problem that has plagued the state for decades, and remains apparent across the islands, disrupting lives, clogging courts and filling prison cells.

  • Through the Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) program, Hawaii healthcare organizations can use web video conferencing to have health specialists mentor primary care physicians in local rural and underserved communities. view article

  • Project ECHO is an innovative guided practice model that builds workforce capacity while improving patient access to specialty health care in rural communities. Project ECHO leverages technology that connects a diverse group of specialists with front-line clinicians to provide the knowledge and support they need to manage patients with complex conditions. Visit Website

In The News



Community EVENTS

Department of Human Services

*Click the links below to learn more about programs.

Underlined words indicate a link.

Benefit, Employment, and Support Services Division (BESSD)

Provides clients with monthly benefits that supplement such essentials as food, shelter, and child care, as well as employment support and work training, and dependency diversion and prevention.

Med-Quest Division (MQD)

Helps low-income adults and children obtain health coverage through managed care plans.

Additional RESOURCES

State of hawai'i resources




May 15-18, 2018

Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training

Location: 'Imiloa Astronomy Center, Hilo

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The County of Hawai'i Office of the Prosecuting Attorney and the Department of Health Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division (ADAD) is excited to offer a Substance Abuse Prevention Skills Training (SAPST) on Hawai'i Island.

The SAPST has two components: a 5-hour self-paced online course and a 4-day in-person training.

Registrants MUST complete both components.

For more information, please contact Jan-Marie Osorio at (808) 961-0466 or email

May 13-19, 2018

SAMHSA National Prevention Week Observance

An annual health observance dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, substance abuse and mental health issues.

This observance has three primary goals:

Community Involvement, Partner Engagement, and Resource Sharing

May 16, 2018

National Prevention Week Sign Waving Event

Time: 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Location: Walgreens, Hilo (along highway)

May 21, 2018

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Action Group Workshop

Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Location: Aupuni Center Conference Room, Hilo

FASD is an umbrella term describing the range of effects that can occur in an individual exposed to alcohol during pregnancy. These effects may include physical, mental, behavioral, and/or learning disabilities with possible lifelong implications. FASD symptoms typically last a lifetime.

The workshop speakers will help you better understand this invisible disability by addressing the following topics:

What is FASD? - How prevalent is FASD? - What are the causes? - What are the types of FASDs? - Prevention Strategies - How to identify FASD - Strategies to work effectively with people with FASDs and their families (interventions) - Other ways to help this population cope with any impairments, including resources.

May 22, 2018

Youth Networking Service Providers Meeting

Time: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Location: Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC),

Office of Aging - Hilo

A gathering of various organizations that serve our Big Island Youth to come together and share information about the various services they provide. This effort can help service providers to stay informed of resources in our community in order to better serve our at-risk youth.

For more information, contact Big Island Juvenile Parole Officer: Chenoa Paiva

(808) 785-6055 or

June 1, 2018

1st Annual Going Home Consortium Conference

Time: 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: University of Hawai'i at Hilo, Hale'olelo

A statewide consortium conference focusing on:

Supporting the network of Going/Coming Home Consortiums Statewide,

Clarify our common purpose to assist with housing, employment, and healthy relationships; and to establish a vision to link resources to need while being trauma/healing informed.

Register now at:

June 18-20, 22-23, 25-28

Tropic Care 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location: Kea'au High School

FREE Medical, Dental and Vision Services

Provided by: 1984th United States Army Hospital Military Unit and the State of Hawaii Department of Health

No ID or medical insurance necessary

First Come, First Served Basis