‘A‘ohe ipu ‘ōpio e ‘ole ka mimino i ka lā.

No immature gourd can withstand withering in the sun.
‘Ōlelo No‘eau: No child can get along without adult care.

Improving Native Hawaiian Health and Well-Being

Founded in 1988, Papa Ola Lokahi is a 501(c)(3) that embodies the holistic approach that brings together mind, body and spirit in the pursuit of optimum health and well-being for Native Hawaiians.


Community Health Initiatives

Innovative and Incubated Projects

Data and Research

Health Workforce

Hawaiian Health Policy

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What’s New

  • Silver Alert, signed by Governor Josh Green, will help to save lives by alerting the community and activating compassionate and medically informed protocols with law enforcement to locate a kupuna (65 and older) who may wander off and go missing due to cognitive decline related to Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias.

    Published On: July 3rd, 2024Categories: Blog
  • Papa Ola Lōkahi is seeking a three (3) full-time Population Health Specialists specializing in the following focus areas: Maternal and Child Health & Sexual Reproductive Health, Environmental Health Food Systems & Oral Health, and Chronic Disease.

    Published On: July 2nd, 2024Categories: Blog