We are proud of our program development over the last 3 decades and especially our person centered approach that empowers our consumers to grow and develop new skills toward a better life.
Housing is currently the main service of Mental Health Kokua with nationally accredited programs offered statewide. Mental Health Kokua has a long history of innovative programming to serve persons with special psychiatric needs. A summary of our services is as follows:
Safe Haven. For persons who are homeless and have a mental illness Safe Haven offers outreach, medical and psychiatric care, case management, 24-hour residential services, and social rehabilitation activities. Mental Health Kokua and Helping Hands Hawaii work collaboratively in operating this unique project in Downtown Honolulu.
Therapeutic Living Program. Designed as an immediate, short-term alternative to institutionalization, Interim Housing services include community placement, access to clinical care, and linkage to needed community resources. Interim programs are located on Oahu and in Hilo.
Transitional Residential Resources. Mental Health Kokua offers 24-hour supervised group residential facilities and individualized services in transitional housing settings. Agency projects in this category that serve consumers with serious mental illnesses are located on Oahu, in East Hawaii and West Hawaii, on Maui and on Kauai.
Supportive Living Housing Sites. Supportive group housing is provided on a less intense level, with consumer support available 8-16 hours a day on site and 24 hour on-call. Residences are located on Oahu, on Maui, in East Hawaii and West Hawaii, and on Kauai.
If you or someone you know needs help,