Local Resources

Center on Disability Studies

Center on Disability Studies

The Center on Disability Studies (CDS) is located at the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa in the College of Education. The mission of the CDS is to promote diverse abilities across the lifespan through interdisciplinary training, research, and service.

Visit the Center on Disability Studies website

Hawaii Emergency Management Agency

Hawaii Emergency Management Agency

The Hawaiʻi Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) is the emergency management agency for the State of Hawaiʻi. In its headquarters in Diamond Head Crater, Hawaiʻi EMA serves as the coordinating agency between the four county emergency management agencies (Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense, Maui County Civil Defense, City and County of Honolulu Department of Emergency Management, and Kauaʻi County Civil Defense) and as State Warning Point.

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SEAC: Special Education Advisory Council

SEAC: Special Education Advisory Council

SEAC is made up of a diverse group of individuals with expertise on all aspects affecting special education and related issues. Membership includes a majority of parents of children with disabilities aged 26 or younger and persons with disabilities.

Visit the SEAC: Special Education Advisory Council website

State of Hawai’i Department of Human Services, Med-QUEST Division

Quest Hawaii: More Choices for your Healthcare

The mission of the MedQuest Division is to develop and administer high-quality health care programs serving all eligible Hawaii residents.

Visit the State of Hawai’i Department of Human Services, Med-QUEST Division website