The Friendly Place Drop-In Center
Point of contact for homeless and at-risk homeless persons/families needing assistance in the West Hawaii area. Provides registered clients with mail, emergency food, emergency supplies, phone, computer and fax usage, counseling and case management. Meals, showers and laundry services are also available Monday-Friday 8am-1:30pm. This program is funded by DHS and the County of Hawaii, Human Services Grant. Take a closer look at the services available by downloading this brochure: Friendly Place Campus.
Under His Wings Partnership at HOPE Resource Center
HOPE Services Hawaii and New Hope Church Under His Wings Ministry (UHW) have been community partners for over 15 years. Together, we are expanding critical services to help families and individuals with a hand up out of homelessness.
Beginning September 19th, we will have the pleasure of serving the most vulnerable persons in our community by expanding and improving access to services at the HOPE Resource Center (HRC) located at 116 Kapiʻolani Street in Hilo. With the help of Under His Wings Ministry, a daily meal is offered six (6) times a week, shower service hours are extended to 1pm and distribution of mail services will occur from 9am to noon, 5 days a week.