Kaua’i HIV/AIDS Resources

American Red Cross - Kaua'i County Branch Office

4371 Puaole Street, Suite A

Lihue, HI 96766

 

(808) 245-4919

fax:  (808) 245-9317

 

Type of Organization:  Disaster relief and response to emergencies

Service Area:  Kaua'i County

HIV/AIDS Programs & Services:

Presentations on HIV/AIDS for youth, adults, and in the work place

Trains and certifies instructors for HIV/AIDS Fundamentals and HIV in the work place

Educational materials such as videos, brochures and posters available to the public

 

 

 

CHOW Project - Community Health Outreach Workers

 

1-800-457-0888

 

Type of Organization:  Community outreach for injection drug users

Service Area:  Island of Kaua'i

HIV/AIDS Programs & Services:

Sterile needle exchange

HIV prevention education for high risk drug users, HIV counseling and testing

Referrals and assistance with drug treatment services

Referrals to other social services

 

 

 

HIV Community Care Program - Kaua'i

Adult and Community Care Services Branch

Department of Human Services

 

(808) 241-3392

fax:  (808) 241-3476

 

Type of Organization:  Medicaid waiver program

Service Area:  Kaua’i

Eligibility:  HIV positive, Medicaid eligible

HIV/AIDS Programs & Services:

Case Management

Personal Assistance

Private Duty Nursing

Respite Care

Moving Assistance

Home Delivered Meals

Counseling/Training

Non-Medical Transportation

Adult Day Health

Home Maintenance

Environmental Accessibility Adaptations (EAA)

Personal Emergency Alarm Response (PERS)

 

 

 

HIV Counseling & Testing Program - Kaua'i

Department of Health

3040 Umi Street

Lihue, HI 96766

 

(808) 241-3427

 

Type of Organization:  DOH HIV antibody testing program

Service Area:  Island of Kaua'i

Eligibility:  State wide services are free and anonymous for anyone 14 years and older

HIV/AIDS Programs and Services:

HIV counseling and testing

Tuesday in Lihue

Thursday in Kapa'a

Refer to Malama Pono for other HIV services

 

 

 

Ho'ola Lahui Hawai'i

P.O. Box 3990

Lihue, HI 96766

 

(808) 246-3511

 

Type of Organization:  Native Hawaiian health care

Service Area:  Kaua'i County

HIV/AIDS Programs and Services:

HIV prevention education for Native Hawaiians

 

 

 

Malama Pono, The HIV Service Agency of Kaua'i

P.O. Box 1950

Lihue, HI 96766-5950

 

(808) 246-9577, ext 226

fax:  (808) 246-9588

 

Contact Person:  Pamela Olson, Executive Director

Type of Organization:  AIDS service organization

Service Area:  Island of Kaua'i

HIV/AIDS Programs & Services:

HIV counseling and testing weekdays

Client Services:

Case Management

Monthly food basket

Support groups

Client services fund

Benefits counseling

Home care coordination

Treatment education and advocacy

Client activities

Education:

Targeted education to:  men who have sex with men; teens; women;

injection drug users; the homeless; people in corrections, on parole and probation programs

Community and workplace education programs

Community informational events

Condom distribution

Nu Hou Aikane newsletter

Community building activities

Volunteer Services:

Volunteer placement

Biannual volunteer training

 

 

 

STD Screening & Treatment Program - Kaua'i

 

(808) 241-3563

 

Type of Organization:  DOH program

Service Area:  Kaua'i

HIV/AIDS Programs & Services:

Referrals for free and confidential screening, evaluation and treatment for chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis.

 

 

 

 

 


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