OCS assists Hawaii’s low-income, immigrant and refugee populations to overcome and alleviate workforce barriers to economic self-sufficiency via an array of community-based programs and services. OCS primarily contracts and administers program services on behalf of the State and Federal governments. OCS is responsible for allocating funds via a competitive purchase of services process unless the funding source authority directs award to a specific organization(s).
Information on Hawaii Handbook for Immigrants is available by clicking the link below starting Friday, June 20, 2014 at 2:00 pm
The Immigrant Resource Centers are now open and can help you with information on services and resources for immigrants and migrants.
Hilo at Catholic Charities
Kalihi at KPT Family Center
Ewa Beach at Child and Family Service
Kapaa, Kauai at Child and Family Service
Please see below for CSBG State Plan and Application FY 2015-2016
Hawaii Community Action Agencies’ Community Action Plans and Community Needs Assessments