March 23, 2017

Flatbread Fundraiser on March 28th

Flatbread Company in Paia will hold a benefit on Tuesday, March 28th, from 5:00 p.m. to closing to raise funds for Hale Makua Health Services. Flatbread Company will give a portion of the proceeds ...

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Tags: Fundraiser, Community Giving, Charity Walk


March 16, 2017

Giving Back Brings Joy to Volunteers and Residents

If there’s one thing twenty seven year old Jesse Joseph is passionate about, it’s art. Graduating from UH Manoa with a Bachelor’s in Art, Jesse didn’t exactly know where it ...

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Tags: Volunteers


March 06, 2017

Traditional Japanese Exercise Improves Residents Lives

In October of last year, an handful of Hale Makua employees became the first instructors certified to teach Fumanet, a traditional Japanese exercise known to improve cognitive ability, at...

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Tags: Meaningful Activity, Eden Alternative


March 01, 2017

Resident Shares Talent with Senator Hirono

Hale Makua residents and Adult Day Health clients recently had the opportunity to spend some time with Senator Mazie Hirono. Among them was the talented Olive Silva who presented the Sena...

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Tags: Antidote to Helplessness, residents give care, Eden in action, Eden Alternative Principle 4


February 15, 2017

Day Health Client Finds Joy in Helping

Trini Cabacungan has been a client of Adult Day Health by Hale Makua for almost a year, and with each day that goes by, her family finds more comfort and appreciation for the services Adult Da...

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Tags: Eden Alternative, Adult Day Health, testimonial


February 11, 2017

Gift Helps Improve Our Kitchen

Thank you to the Roy H. & Lorraine M. Okumura Foundation for a donation of $15,000 to support the organization’s foodservice operations. This gift has made possible the purchase of a much...

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Tags: Community Giving


February 09, 2017

Volunteer Spotlight: Kapono Akina

Kapono Akina (pictured here with resident Alvin Keohohina) came to Hale Makua with an interest in gaining more hands on experience in the healthcare field while he pursues his goal of becoming an E...

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Tags: Community Giving, Volunteers


January 16, 2017

Golf Tournament a Win

Hale Makua Health Services is very thankful to have been selected as one of six benefiting charities of the 2017 SBS Tournament of Champions held from January 5 - 8 on the beautiful Plantation Cour...

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Tags: Fundraiser, Tournament of Champions, Community Giving, Volunteers


January 11, 2017

Nurse Aide Scholarships Available

We are excited to announce our new Nurse Aide Scholarship Program, which aims to offset the cost of attending a state approved nurse aide training program and encourage more people to work at Hale ...

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Tags: Care Partners, Employees, Careers, Scholarship, featured


January 04, 2017

Determination and Laughter Helps Get Resident Back on Her Feet

Christine Kuaana came to Hale Makua Health Services for rehabilitation after a fall at home caused injury to her right shoulder and leg. She was wheelchair bound upon arrival, but was determined to...

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Tags: rehab, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, testimonial, success stories