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Working together to keep our 'ohana healthy, safe & supported
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Our Partners

The Hoʻoikaika Partnership is a coalition of community-based organizations, individuals, county and state agencies committed to preventing child abuse and neglect in Maui County. Our hui welcomes a wide range of community members, many who are providers of health and human services such as early childhood and parent educators, social workers, public health nurses, substance abuse counselors, law enforcement, faith-based leaders, teachers, and others concerned with ensuring our keiki grow up healthy, safe and supported.

Strategic Plan

The Hoʻoikaika Partnership organizes our work around the five goals of our strategic plan.

1. Create a seamless safety net of services to support children and their caregivers.
2. Strengthen the prevention and provider workforce.
3. Successfully educate and advocate for policy, program, and systems changes to prevent child abuse and neglect.
4. Engage the community in prevention of child abuse and neglect.
5. Strengthen the foundation of the Ho‘oikaika Partnership.

Partner Updates for the Newsletter

Do you have a partner update for the newsletter? Please send all updates by the first Monday of the month via email to our Coordinator.

    • Due 1st Mondays
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    • No pdf’s (please convert to jpg or png)

Becoming a Partner

Here are the steps to becoming a Partner with Hoʻoikaika Partnership.


Sign up for Hoʻoikaika Partnershipʻs newsletter


Send an introductory email to our Coordinator


Schedule an orientation/ talk story with the Coordinator


Attend Hoʻoikaika Partnership monthly meetings



Complete the online partner application form


Adopt Charter & Join a Committee


Adopt Our Charter

Our Charter outlines the purpose, policies and procedures for our collaborative group. It describes how we work together and our operating guidelines. Adopting our charter means one agrees to all items in the charter.

Join a Committee

Hoʻoikaika Partnership committees are established to implement our strategic plan. Partners agree to uphold and abide by the Hoʻoikaika Partnership Charter, join a committee, and assist in carrying out the strategic plan. To get started, select a committee of interest, apply now or send an email to the Hoʻoikaika Partnership Coordinator.


  • Community Engagement Committee
  • Education and Advocacy Committee
  • Training & Professional Development Committee
  • Seamless Safety Net Committee

Committees & Meeting Times


General Partnership - all partners & allies

2nd Wednesdays
11:30 am – 1:00 pm


Community Engagement Committee

1st Wednesday
10:00 am – 11:15 am
Neighborhood Place, Wailuku or Zoom


Public Education & Advocacy Committee

3rd Monday
12:15 pm – 1:30 pm


Training & Professional Development Committee

3rd Tuesday
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm


Seamless Safety Net

4th Wednesday
9:00 am – 10:00 am

Leadership Hui

1st Thursday
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Apply Now

Please complete this form as part of the process of becoming a Ho’oikaika Partner.

Hoʻoikaika Partnership Application to become a partner