Dear Friends and colleagues:
It is with bittersweet emotion that I share a change in Luke’s guide dog career. As of Tuesday, 14, 2018, Luke formally retired from guide dog services. He has been adopted by a fine family of 3, who I am confident will love and care for him as I have.
Continue reading “A Message from Executive Director Jeanne Torres: Luke Guide Dog Ambassador Retires.”
At our last Voter Registration event, Anthony Akamine gave a presentation, on behalf of the Office of Elections, about assistive technologies that are available for voters who are blind or visually impaired. These include
Continue reading “Assistive Technology for Voters”
On May 28, 2018 our youth participated in a Dolphin Quest experience where they were able to touch live dolphins! Images from the event coming soon!
Continue reading “Dolphin Quest Experience”
A BIG MAHALO for all of you that were able to spend time with our clients this past Spring Break week!
We played Yahtzee at Palama Settlement on Saturday and congratulations to all our winners and especially Roberta since she was the only one who knew the rules & the strategy of filling up your score sheet while getting the most points.
Continue reading “Thank You to our Volunteers!”
Read about the wonderful work that Guide Dogs of Hawaii and Hawaii Fi-Do are doing in this weeks edition of Midweek.
Are you an organized and dependable person with a passion for serving the blind community? Guide Dogs of Hawaii is currently seeking new part-time employees for its Office Support and Programs Assistant positions.
Both positions involve clerical work such as scanning, copying and filing documents as well as data entry and scheduling. Other job duties include assisting the blind in reading documents, filling out forms and other needed assistance.
If you are interested in our Office Support, or Program Assistant positions, please call our office at (808)941-1088
Participants in GDH’s SHINE program joined Kapena and friends for a special evening at the Hawaii Theater. Attendees were taken on a musical journey through the group’s years in the music industry from the beginning of Kapena to present-day with songs featured on their brand new Kapena CD titled “Palena `Ole”