TLC CARES – COVID19 Relief Project

This page will be updated with links and resources for our 2020 COVID19 Relief Project, with a focus on assisting Limited English Proficient communities in the City & County of Honolulu.

For inquiries about the TLC CARES project, or to get help connecting to COVID-19 relief resources and services, please call (808) 468-1515 (English) or one of these TLC CARES language-specific outreach numbers:

  • Chuukese: (808) 427-8525 or (808) 466-8527
  • Kosraean: (808) 466-8524
  • Ilocano or Tagalog: (808) 466-8525 or (808) 466-8526
  • Spanish: (808) 737-3330
  • Tongan: (808) 466-8526

We Are Oceania offers 1-on-1 assistance in applying for various benefit and relief programs, in various languages (mostly Pacific Islander/Micronesian): hotline 808-913-1364

Helping Hands Hawaii is contracted to provide language interpretation for this Household Hardship Relief Program. (808) 536-7234. 808-526-9724 multi-lingual line 

Please also visit the Aloha United Way resource page or dial 211 for AUW assistance.

Multilingual Health Info from Kokua Kalihi Valley: https://www.kkv.net/mylanguage

COVID-19 Resources in other languages from Hawaii State Office of Language Access and City & County of Honolulu (One Oahu.org)

October 2020 Unemployment Assistance Updaterequest 13 week extension http://labor.hawaii.gov/ui/main/peuc-how-to-apply/http://labor.hawaii.gov/ui/peuc/

Hawaiʻi CARES for crisis intervention, mental health services, substance abuse, etc. Assistance in various languages available. (808) 832-3100. Neighbor islands, call toll free at 1-800-753-6879; Email: hicares@hawaii.edu

Pasefika Empowerment & Advancement (PE’A) offers one one one guidance in these languages: Chuukese, Kosraean, Marshallese, Samoan, Tokelauan, Tongan. Email: pasefika2020@gmail.com

CHINESE – Simplified

CHINESE – Traditional

CHUUKESE

ENGLISH

FILIPINO: Ilocano & Tagalog

HAWAIIAN

ILOCANO – see FILIPINO

JAPANESE

KOREAN

KOSRAEAN:

The Legal Clinic’s Outreach Team offers guidance and limited assistance in Kosraean: 808-466-8524.

Pasefika Empowerment & Advancement (PE’A) offers one one one guidance in Kosraean. Email: pasefika2020@gmail.com

MARSHALLESE

POHNPEIAN

SAMOAN

SPANISH

TAGALOG – see Filipino

THAI

TONGAN

VIETNAMESE

YAPESE

National Resources – Multilingual: