About MFSS

Our History

I ka wa mamua, ka wa mahope (The future is in the past)

Since its founding in 1980, MFSS has been providing quality, evidence-based services to families on Maui, Molokai, and Lanai.

In November of 2015 community partners, council members and funders joined MFSS staff and administration in celebrating the agency’s 35th anniversary.

Our Mission

To promote healthy family functioning by providing  supportive services which build on family strengths.

Our Prime Directive

To utilize our collective resources toward the prevention of child abuse and neglect.

Our Vision

We envision a community where all families are physically and emotionally healthy, and where children and youth reach their optimal potential.


Our Core Values