The YWCA of Kaua’i is proud to offer our services to members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) community. We want our island to know that domestic violence and sexual assault affect all types of individuals, relationships, and families, (and is not limited to male/female generalizations of abuse).

LGBTQ training opportunities:

  • LGBTQ 101
  • Transgender Cultural Competency
  • For Providers: Serving LGBTQ individuals
  • Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault within and against LGBTQ communities
  • Hawaiian LGBTQ Culture & Awareness

LGBTQ support services:

  • LGBTQ youth support
  • LGBTQ adult support
  • Support for Gay/Straight Alliance School Clubs
  • LGBTQ information & resources
  • Support for LGBTQ victims/survivors of domestic violence & sexual assault
  • HIV/AIDS & STDs confidential testing at Malama Pono Health Services”

Contact LGBTQ Services Specialist for more information: Matthew 245-5959 x256 or