October 1, 2013 Hawaii Child Welfare 2013 Title IV-E Waiver Proposal The Hawaii Department of Human Services (DHS) is launching a five-year foster care Title IV-E waiver demonstration program by October 2014 for children and families on the islands of Oahu and Hawaii. For the demonstration, DHS will use federal foster care funds to provide community-based interventions to two populations of children without requiring the children to be in a foster care placement. The goal is to improve child well-being . . .