Maluhia Adult Day Health Center

Since 1981, Maluhia Adult Day Health Center opened its doors to frail elders living in the community. The Center is certified by the State of Hawaii, Department of Health, and is one of several outpatient services offered by Maluhia.

Our Goals

  1. To keep our participants as healthy, happy, and independent as possible by providing a safe, supportive, and stimulating environment.
  2. To provide support to families and/or caregivers. We encourage a partnership with the participant, family, caregivers, physician, and Center staff in an effort to maintain the dignity and quality of life of the participant.

Services Offered

  • Social and recreational activities — individual, small group, large group
  • Health observation and monitoring — vital signs, fluid intake, meal consumption, medications, wound care, oxygen therapy, etc.
  • Supervision and assistance with personal care, as needed
  • Administration or supervision of medications
  • Nutritious lunch and snacks for regular or modified diet(s). Assistance provided as needed during meals/snacks. Participants needing tube feeding can be accepted into the program.
  • Take home dinner if requested (additional charge)
  • Personalized interdisciplinary team care planning
  • Caregiver education and support
  • Referrals to community resources
  • Assist with Medicaid and SNAP (i.e. Food Stamps) applications as needed
  • Rehabilitation services (i.e. Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy), range of motion as needed
  • Pharmacy medication delivery service
  • Bathing service (additional charge)
  • Monthly haircut (additional charge)
  • Assist with enrollment in Medicare Part D as needed

Our Staff

Nurse testing patient's blood pressure

Our specially trained, caring staff includes:

  • Social Worker
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Recreational Therapy Aides
  • Dietitian
  • Licensed Nurses
  • Certified Nurse’s Aides

Eligibility Requirements

  • 55 years of age or older
  • Is in need of supervision or socialization during the day

Center location
1027 Hala Drive
Honolulu, HI 96817
Located in the basement level of Maluhia

Hours of service
Mondays through Fridays  –  6:45 am — 5:30 pm
Saturdays  –  8:00 am — 4:30 pm
Closed Sundays and all State holidays

$95.00 per day

Participants who are Medicaid eligible may apply through the QExA Ohana Health Plan (1-888-846-4262) or QExA United Healthcare plan (1-888-980-8728). For detailed information, please contact our Social Worker at 832-6130 or 832-6120.

How to Apply
Scheduling a tour of the Center is the ideal way to meet the staff and be introduced to the activities. We may also mail an application and a brochure. Please contact us at: (808) 832-6130