ATRC is a nonprofit whose mission is to link people with technology and empower individuals through its use. ATRC is also the State of Hawaii’s designated AssistiveTechnology Act agency.
The Early Intervention Section (EIS) is a federal and state-mandated program that provides services to support the development of infant and toddlers from birth to three years of age. Information and support are also provided to parents to increase their knowledge about and ability to support their child’s development. The Department of Health (DOH) is the lead agency for the implementation of Part C, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) for the State of Hawaii. Within the DOH, EIS is responsible to ensure that Hawaii meets all the requirements and regulations of Part C of IDEA.
Provides guide dogs and other mobility aids to persons who are blind or visually impaired. Accepts volunteers assisting in areas such as administrative, dog walking and dog grooming. Accessibility: Barrier-free for disabled. Transportation: Rides not provided by agency. Insurance: N/A
At HSDB, we respect and value the communication needs and diversity of the individuals in our unique community. We offer a bilingual bicultural educational experience and individualized supports and services to prepare students with 21st century college and career readiness skills.
Hawaii is in the midst of a range of historic efforts to transform its public education system: Implementing a new school performance system, internationally-benchmarked standards, updated assessments, more rigorous diploma requirements and robust teacher and principal evaluations – all to ensure graduates succeed in college or careers.