To create and offer tailored solutions for those in crisis, and nurture homeless people toward greater self-direction and responsibility.
KEY SERVICES PROVIDED
IHS, The Institute for Human Services, Inc., a 501 (c)(3) private non-profit organization, is Hawaii’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive human services agency exclusively focused on ending and preventing homelessness in Hawaii. The organization has all the services in house necessary to address any person’s crisis. Services offered include emergency and specialty shelters, daily meal programs, housing, employment, healthcare, case management, family programs and homeless outreach.
IHS is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF); an international third-party evaluator that upholds strict standards for operating facilities that offer clinical services to vulnerable populations.
EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Annual Thanksgiving Homeward Bound 5k Race/Fun Run
Annual Holiday Card Campaign
Annual Faith Summit on Homelessness
Annual Children’s Summer Fun
October 2019 - Hawaii for Hawaii Live Telethon & Concert
For more information & to stay current, visit www.ihshawaii.org/events
To refer homeless, make donations, sponsor a meal or have any public inquiries/questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 808-447-2845.
Connie Mitchell, Executive Director
Eric Batalon, Director of Advancement
Kanui Bell, Director of Programs & Evaluation
Kimo Carvalho, Director of Community Relations
Jerry Coffee, Clinical Director
Kali French, Director of Clinical Program Administration
Minda Golez, Director of Housing & Employment
Tony MacDonald, Director of Finance
Gordon Ortiz, Director of Facility Operations
Ruth Weerapan, Director of Human Resources
BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
Jayson Harper, President
David Morimoto, Finance
Lynne Unemori, External Affairs
Ellen G. Carson, Governance
Tracy Tonaki, Secretary
K. James Steiner, Audit
Institute for Human Services