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The Legal Aid Society of Hawai`i provides help in the area of FAMILY LAW to families and individuals who are struggling with a variety of different issues, including:


Child custody, visitation, and child support;
Spouse and child abuse;
Temporary Restraining Orders (TROs);
Adoptions, Guardianships, or Powers of Attorney;
Advance Health Care Directives and simple wills; and other legal issues


Legal Aid’s staff of attorneys and paralegals provide assistance with these issues through a variety of different methods, including: legal advice, help in filling out paperwork, making phone calls, document preparation, classes on how to complete an uncontested divorce or how to modify child support or child custody orders, and full representation in limited cases.


To download information about FAMILY LAW



To access over 120 self-help resource materials

to assist you with your non-criminal legal needs,

primarily in the areas of Housing, Family, Consumer,

and Public Benefits Law.


This website is designed to provide general information and should not
be utilized as a substitute for professional legal advice.



Legal Advocacy for Families & Children


Family Courthouse Assistance Project


Kids' Supplemental Security Program


Foster Kids' Supplemental Security Program


Domestic Violence Advocacy Program



To see if you QUALIFY for Legal Aid services