Hui Car Share, Lanakila Meals on Wheels, and UH Manoa’s Office of Civic and Community Engagement join forces to deliver emergency food care packages for seniors and individuals with disabilities. MEALS Lanakila Meals on Wheels is providing emergency food care packages for seniors and individuals with disabilities across the island. Lanakila Meals on Wheels is the … Continued
Training & Advocacy
Lanakila’s Training and Advocacy programs provide valuable training and work experience for adults with disabilities who would otherwise have difficulty securing a job.
These programs offer vocational services through a combination of pre-employment assessments, occupational skills training, practical work experience, job coaching, and essential soft skills in obtaining and maintaining competitive employment. Lanakila Pacific fosters relationships with local businesses to open doors and enhance job opportunities for our graduates.
Training opportunities and practical work experiences are available through a network of 21 training sites. Development of skills, behaviors and confidence needed for individuals to successfully seek, obtain and maintain competitive community employment is the cornerstone of our mission.
Kunani worked hard and never missed a day of training. After 6 months as a trainee, she was offered a position with Apple in July 2017. Kunani continues to work for Apple and has been offered two promotions since she began working for them.Kunani is a former Lanakila Custom Products trainee