Jan 16, 2019

Inform Yourself & Protect Your ‘Ohana

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The Lauhoe Collective

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Keeping your immediate and extended ʻohana informed and planning for change together

*We encourage you to shop responsibly so that everyone in our communities (from your parents to your aunty's best friend's niece) have access to the supplies they need.

Planning and Preparation

  • Prepare a Family Emergency Kit:

Stay at Home Resources

  • Resources that help ʻohana to ensure that the well-being of their homes and everyone in the ʻohana are taken care of. Includes opportunities for you to kōkua with ʻohana in need.

General Resources

  • COVID-19 + Women in Hawaii (Hawaii State Commission on the Status of Women): A crowdsourced guide focused on women’s needs, community resources for women, and urgent concerns and questions.
  • If you’re concerned about being quarantined in an unsafe home situation, please see domesticshelters.org for more resources. National Domestic Violence Hotline is available 24/7 at 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE) or 1-800-787-3223 (TTY) or chat with their advocates or text LOVEIS to 22522. List of Local and National Domestic Violence Resources via the State of HI Dept. of Human Services