Resources For Life


Established in 1999, RESOURCES FOR LIFE is one of the few of Hawaii’s private human service agencies specializing in adoptions from the Philippines.



We have been providing adoption services for over eight years now to families on all islands of Hawaii.


RESOURCES FOR LIFE believes that ALL children deserve caring parents and a warm, loving home.


Our Mission is to find parents for the child,  placing the child and its best interests at the forefront, and the focus, of our efforts.


Our Goal is to find resources for children in need so that they might have life and love in its abundance.




RESOURCES FOR LIFE has the following licenses and accreditations:

  • Licensed by the Department of Human Services as a Child Placing Agency
  • Permanently accredited by the Council on Accreditation – Hague placements
  • Accredited by Intercountry Adoption Board of the Philippines
  • Recognized as a ministry of Hawaii Conference United Church of Christ
  • Member of the Council for Health and Human Service Ministries of the United Church of Christ
  • Member of HAPA
  • Cooperating Agency with Holt International Children’s Services



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