Kōkua Food Assistance Program

Funded through the Community Services Block Grant CARES Act Federal Funds, HCAP is providing food assistance to eligible individuals and households impacted by COVID-19 through loss of employment, reduction of work hours, or other pandemic-related challenges.

What We Provide:

  1. Kokua Grocery Cards: Food assistance (gift cards) for eligible individuals and families
  2. Kokua Grocery Boxes: Fresh fruit, vegetables, dairy and protein delivered to homebound kupuna and other vulnerable populations
  3. Kokua Food Pantry: Emergency food assistance for eligible individuals and families

*note that eligibility will be dependent on individual and/or household’s income along with COVID-19 related factors

Please call ahead for more information:

Central District Service Center: 488-6834
Kalihi-Palama District Service Center: 847-0804
Leahi District Service Center: 732-7755
Leeward District Service Center: 696-4261
Windward District Service Center: 239-5754

Required Documents:

1. I.D. card for applicant
2. Social security card numbers for all household members
3. Income verification documents for all household members
4. Proof of hardship (May include, but not limited to pay stubs, documenting pre/post COVID-19 income, unemployment approval letter, and layoff letter)
5. Client statement on how they were affected by COVID-19.

View the Kokua Food Assistance Flyer