Effective July 14, 2017

The Early Intervention Section’s new address is:

Princes Victoria Kamamalu Building
1010 Richards Street, Suite 811
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

All phone numbers will remain the same,
except for the following fax numbers:

Phone: (808) 594-0000

New Fax: (808) 586-0015

EI Referral Line: (808) 594-0066

New Fax: (808) 586-0016


The Early Intervention Section (EIS) is a federal and state-mandated program that provides services to support the development of infant and toddlers from birth to three years of age. Information and support are also provided to parents to increase their knowledge about and ability to support their child’s development. The Department of Health (DOH) is the lead agency for the implementation of Part C, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) for the State of Hawaii. Within the DOH, EIS is responsible to ensure that Hawaii meets all the requirements and regulations of Part C of IDEA. For information about Part C, IDEA, please go to http://idea.ed.gov/part-c/search/new.

Hawaii Administrative Rules (HAR), Chapter 11-140, Early Intervention Services for Infants and Toddlers has been adopted and is effective October 21, 2013.  A letter to EI Stakeholders regarding the changes for Early Intervention and the revised eligibility criteria is here