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We are the largest and most comprehensive human services provider focused exclusively on ending and preventing homelessness in Hawaii.

Our Impact

344895

MEALS SERVED

1744

PEOPLE SHELTERED AT EMERGENCY/SPECIALTY SHELTERS

791

CLIENTS PREVENTED FROM HOMELESSNESS

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This week marked the first anniversary of ‘Imi Ola Piha Homeless Triage and Treatment Center! Over the past year, our facility has become a beacon of hope, providing life-changing medically-assisted detox and psych stabilization treatment for over 170 individuals, 24/7 withdrawal management, and comprehensive case management. We are forever grateful to our dedicated staff, partners, and supporters who have made this incredible milestone possible. Celebrate this milestone with us by donating so we can continue breaking cycles of addiction and rebuilding lives. ... See MoreSee Less
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We urge all people of Hawaii to have an empathetic and informed discussion about SB 3139 and its potential to support our fellow community members struggling with homelessness, mental health and substance abuse crises.Understanding the complexities of homelessness is essential to finding compassionate, tailored solutions.#MentalHealthAwareness #mentalhealthawarenessmonth ... See MoreSee Less
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Marcus Mariota’s Motiv8 Foundation and Ruby Tuesday Hawaii brought Thanksgiving early to our guests at Sumner Men’s Shelter yesterday.For the 10th year in a row, Ruby Tuesday cooked up a storm, preparing 800 pounds of turkey and all the fixings for their annual Giving Thanks event. All of the meals were shared between our Men’s Shelter, River of Life, Surfing the Nations, Waianae Boat Harbor, and the Veterans Center.To the team of volunteers who came out and served food, and to Marcus and the Foundation, all of us at IHS thank you 💙 ... See MoreSee Less
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Shout out to our volunteers who came out this month for service and beautification!Members of the U.S. Marine Corps visited Kahauiki Village and tackled the challenge of clearing mangroves, while our Target volunteers went to Hale Mauliola and got busy with landscaping. Both groups’ efforts helped to create a more inviting space for our residents, demonstrating that when we come together in service, we transform lives and create a brighter future for some of our most vulnerable communities. ... See MoreSee Less
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To the incredible team at First Hawaiian Bank's Residential Real Estate division: your compassion and support mean the world to us and the families we serve. From all of us at IHS, and on behalf of the mothers who were touched by your generosity, we extend a heartfelt mahalo. Thank you for making this #mothersday extra special for all of the moms in our shelters. ... See MoreSee Less
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