Founded in 1899, Child & Family Service is a private, nonprofit organization that offers a variety of services for children, adults and families. It administers various behavioral health, residential, employee assistance, and shelter and child care programs. The organization provides assistance in the areas of health, education, domestic abuse and advocacy through its adult and family services. Child & Family Service s behavioral health program includes various services related to autism, emergency mental health and therapeutic foster care. It also offers a range of child abuse prevention, adoption and counseling services. Child & Family Service is approved by the Council on Accreditation for Children and Family Services. It maintains a location in Kealakekua, Hawaii.