Life without limits for people with disabilities

Life without limits for people with disabilities

United Cerebral Palsy Association of Hawai‘i

We are a non-profit organization focused on positively impacting the quality of life for children and adults with cerebral palsy or other disabilities with similar service needs.

What is Cerebral Palsy?

The term “cerebral palsy” describes chronic conditions affecting body movement and muscle coordination. “Cerebral” refers to the brain and “palsy” to muscle weakness or poor control.

PROGRAMS

Early Intervention Services

Find out more about this federally-mandated program of the State Department of Health which provides services for children ages 0 to 3 years old with developmental delays.

Reuse & Diversion Program

Do you have gently-used clothing and housewares to donate? Are you an organization that needs to raise money?

Social & Community Services

We partner with local and national agencies to advocate and provide services for persons of all ages with cerebral palsy and disabilites with similar service needs. Find out how these services support our community.

Upcoming Events

Latest News

Attended Donation Stations Now Open

Attended Donation Stations Now Open

It’s June and that means we’ve just started hurricane season again in Hawaiʻi. During hurricane season, which runs from today through November 30, there is usually an increased chance for heavy rains and loss of power as a result of the severe weather – even when there isn’t a hurricane on the way.

Power Outage Emergency Kit Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

Power Outage Emergency Kit Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

It’s June and that means we’ve just started hurricane season again in Hawaiʻi. During hurricane season, which runs from today through November 30, there is usually an increased chance for heavy rains and loss of power as a result of the severe weather – even when there isn’t a hurricane on the way.

Upcoming Events

Lobster Bake 2021

Lobster Bake 2021

Saturday, July 31, 2021
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Lanikūhonua Cultural Institute
Join us at Lanikūhonua Cultural Institute in Kapolei on Saturday, July 31, 2021, for our inaugural Lobster Bake.

Latest News

Attended Donation Stations Now Open

Attended Donation Stations Now Open

It’s June and that means we’ve just started hurricane season again in Hawaiʻi. During hurricane season, which runs from today through November 30, there is usually an increased chance for heavy rains and loss of power as a result of the severe weather – even when there isn’t a hurricane on the way.

Power Outage Emergency Kit Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

Power Outage Emergency Kit Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

It’s June and that means we’ve just started hurricane season again in Hawaiʻi. During hurricane season, which runs from today through November 30, there is usually an increased chance for heavy rains and loss of power as a result of the severe weather – even when there isn’t a hurricane on the way.

Clothing drive will help send local students to college

Clothing drive will help send local students to college

This Mother’s Day weekend, the United Cerebral Palsy Association of Hawai‘i and the Hawai‘i Government Employees Association (HGEA) are teaming up to help send local students to college. Together, they will host a clothing drive on Saturday, May 8, 2021 to help fund...

Aiden Awarded Bellows Fellows Grant for Assistive Technology

Aiden Awarded Bellows Fellows Grant for Assistive Technology

Assistive Technology often plays a vital role in the lives of people with disabilities. We are pleased to award Aiden with the Elsie S. Bellows Fellows Grant for Assistive Technology, which is available only through affiliates of United Cerebral Palsy...

5 Sensory Safe Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year at Home

5 Sensory Safe Ways to Celebrate Chinese New Year at Home

Kung Hei Fat Choy (Happy Chinese New Year, or literally, wishing you great happiness and prosperity)! Welcome to the year of the Metal Ox! This Friday, February 12, is Chinese New Year (and Lunar New Year for many Asian cultures). In Hawaiʻi, where we have the good...

Local Clubs Fundraise Through Clothing Drives

Local Clubs Fundraise Through Clothing Drives

Like many clubs and community groups, Hālau Hula Ka Lehua Tuahine, a hula club in Honolulu, holds fundraisers throughout the year to support its members’ activities. The hālau wanted a way to raise funds for its outfits and supplement its rent, while also making a...

5 Tips for Distance Learning

5 Tips for Distance Learning

Hawaiʻi’s students have returned to school, but the classroom is looking a lot like home. The Hawaiʻi Department of Education has implemented distance learning, another way to say online learning, for the first four weeks of the school year to prevent the spread of...

Give Aloha at Foodland to Help Raise Funds

Give Aloha at Foodland to Help Raise Funds

United Cerebral Palsy Association of Hawaiʻi is participating in Give Aloha, Foodland’s Annual Community Matching Gifts Program . This program honors Foodland's founder, Maurice J. “Sully” Sullivan, and continues his legacy of giving back to the community. How It...

Hurricane Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

Hurricane Checklist for Families with Special Needs Members

Hawaiʻi’s hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30 each year. There are many great resources outlining how best to prepare your family for natural disasters, like hurricanes, such as: Hawaii Emergency Management Agency’s Prepare Your Family Resources...

United Cerebral Palsy Hawaiʻi Launches Redesigned Website

United Cerebral Palsy Hawaiʻi Launches Redesigned Website

United Cerebral Palsy Association of Hawaiʻi is excited to launch its sleek, redesigned website here at UnitedCerebralPalsyHawaii.org. “It was important to us for the new online home to tell our full story and become a resource for all the members of our community,...

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414 Kuwili Street, Suite 105
Honolulu, HI 96817-5362

Main: (808) 532-6744
Fax: (808) 532-6747