Since its inception, the Wai‘anae Health Academy has transformed thousands of lives by offering students opportunities to break out of generational poverty.


Film Segment

Often lost in the discussion about education is the importance of access to post-high school learning and vocational skills training for adults living in poverty. Two students - Mark and Theresa - tell the stories of their very different paths that ultimately brought them to the Waianae Health Academy and the new life opportunities they see as a result.

Education is life opportunity.
— Amy, Program Director