Grant funds available for adult day health program

Hale Makua Health Services announced that thanks to a grant from the May Templeton Hopper Fund of the Hawaii Community Foundation, $120,000 in adult day health scholarships for elderly clients who reside at home or with family will be awarded over the course of three years. The organization is now accepting applications for financial assistance that provides full scholarships to its Adult Day Health program located in Kahului.

Applications for the Kupuna Aging in Place (KAP) program can be obtained from the Hale Makua Health Services Development Office (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) located at 472 Kaulana St. in Kahului by calling (808) 873-6616, or emailing kanoelanim@halemakua.org. Applicants must be a Hawaii resident ages 65 or older and meet a set of requirements.