Community Resources

When injuries occur, medical care is needed. Seeking our advice on collateral matters is also important. Having these resources readily available will help accident victims to return to the community. Here are some important resources recommended by our full service law firm:

 

ADVOCACY

 

Crime Victim Compensation
333 Queen Street, Suite 404
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 587-1143
http://hawaii.gov/cvcc

Hawaii Disability Rights Center
900 Fort Street Mall, Suite 1040
Honolulu, HI 96813 (808) 949-2922
www.hawaiidisabilityrights.org

State Agency for People with Disabilities
Disability and Communication Access Board
919 Ala Moana Blvd. Room 101
Honolulu, HI 96814-4920
(808) 586-8121 (V/TTY)
www.state.hi.us/health/dcab/home/index.htm

 

DISABILITY BENEFITS

 

Social Security Administration:
Disability Benefits/Supplemental Income/Medicare Information
www.ssa.gov

MedQuest/Medicaid Information
www.med-quest.us

Disability Compensation Division
Dept. of Labor & Ind. Relations
State of Hawaii
830 Punchbowl Street, #210
Honolulu, HI 96813-3769
(808) 586-9188

 

DISABILITY-SPECIFIC ORGANIZATIONS

 

Brain Injury Association of Hawaii
420 Kuwili Street, Suite 103
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817
(808) 791-6942
http://www.biausa.org/Hawaii

Neurotrauma Advisory Board
http://www.hawaii.gov/health/disability-services/neurotrauma/index.html

SCI (Spinal Cord Injury) Group Hawaii
(808) 988-9190
E-mail: krysler@krysler.com

 

INDEPENDENT LIVING

 

HI Centers for Independent Living
414 Kuwili Street, Suite 102
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 522-5400

State Housing & Community Development Corp. of Hawaii
677 Queen Street, Suite 300
Honolulu, HI 96813
http://www.hcdch.state.hi.us