‘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

Corporate Communications

What’s New

  • Papa Ola Lōkahi sends its deepest aloha to the residents of Maui affected by the sweeping wildfires. We offer pule and a collection of helpful resources to stay updated and to support our ʻohana and friends on Maui. Hui No Ke Ola Pono, the Maui Native Hawaiian Health Care System, is working diligently to assist those impacted. Please send your prayers, donations, and these helpful resources to those in need.

    Published On: August 11th, 2023Categories: Blog, News
  • He wahi leo mahalo kēia! Aha Hoolokahi brought advocates, partners, leaders, professionals, and community members together who are committed to uplifting the health and well-being of our lāhui. It was a successful two-day conference filled with ʻike, ʻai pono, kanikapila, and more at the UH West Oʻahu campus.

    Published On: July 12th, 2023Categories: Blog