Ola Pono No Nā Kūpuna
The Ke Ola Pono No Nā Kūpuna Program provides nutrition and supportive services (recreation, education, outreach, promotion of well-being) to independent Native Hawaiians 60 years of age or older on the islands of Hawaii, Kauai, Maui, Molokai and Oahu.
Daily nutritious congregate meals are available at project sites and home delivered meals are provided to qualified individuals who are unable to attend site activities. Limited transportation services to and from program activity sites and other health-related sites during regular program hours is provided. Outreach, information and assistance services link our elders to other service agencies and organizations.
Kūpuna engage in culturally-related activities that include hula, Hawaiian language and Hawaiian history. Intergenerational activities with children and young adults from the community are encouraged. Health monitoring, health promotion and education, nutritional counseling and exercise are available at site and through our partnership with the Native Hawaiian Health Care System.
This program is available to independent individuals of Native Hawaiian ancestry 60 years or older and their spouses. A birth certificate is required for proof of age and ethnicity.
- Daily congregate meal
- Limited home delivered meal service
- Education and support services
- Information and referral services
- Recreation and social support services
- Limited transportation services
- Nutrition and health education
- Health promotion activities
- Hawaiian culture activities such as language, hula, history, arts and crafts
Cost: Voluntary donations are accepted.
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