Who We Are

Our mission

Easterseals Hawaii provides exceptional, individualized, family-centered services to empower people with disabilities or special needs to achieve their goals and live independent, fulfilling lives.

Easterseals Hawaii has been serving special needs children, youth and adults for 70 years. We provide more than 500,000 hours of direct service annually to individuals and families across the state.

All funds raised by Easterseals Hawaii remain in Hawaii and help us carry on our tradition of creating solutions and changing lives.

In the Spotlight

Easterseals Hawaii’s Early Intervention and Home and Community Based programs are accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), assurance that the organization meets internationally accepted excellence standards. CARF accreditation is an ongoing process, signaling to the public that a service provider is committed to continuously improving services, encouraging feedback, and serving the community.

Our Vision

We are dedicated to building communities of Aloha where everyone has equal opportunities.


Our Values


We will provide the highest quality of services and exercise best business practices.


We will value people for who they are, treat everyone with dignity, and value their contributions.


We are responsible for efficiently using all resources entrusted to us.


We provide our participants and families the confidence and support necessary to achieve their aspirations.


We will maintain close relationships with our stakeholders, cultivate new relations, and work together to achieve our goals.


We hold the Easterseals Hawaii ohana accountable to the highest standards of performance and behavior.