AUW in the News

Mar. 7, 2022
AUW’s 211 Helpline is available by phone, text, email or online search. When “Lani” texted that she needed help for her husband, she was overjoyed to receive support so easily. “I...
Feb. 28, 2022
When “Lois” called AUW’s 211 Helpline, she wasn’t sure she was going to receive any assistance. “I thought the only time we could call was for food or shelter, but I saw a poster...
Feb. 22, 2022
Article courtsy of Honolulu Civil Beat   The entire structure of a home can go up in days using structural insulated panels, so why are we hardly using it?   Struggling...
Feb. 22, 2022
Article courtesy of Hawai'i Business Everyone agrees that Hawaiʻi needs more affordable housing.   What we don’t agree on is which government policies will best fill that...
Feb. 21, 2022
Katerina, a 61 year-old Waikiki resident called AUW’s 211 Helpline in a panic. “I received a letter that I needed to update my SNAP information otherwise benefits would stop. I...

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