U.S. VETS – Barbers Point at Kalaeloa provides affordable, long-term, supportive housing for veterans. This site supports the U.S.VETS signature work re-entry program, Veterans in Progress.
Barbers Point serves 275 veterans daily.
Veterans Seeking Housing
Veterans Seeking Employment Assistance
Veterans Seeking Other Services
In-Kind or Goods Donations
Dr. Kim Cook is the Executive Director for U.S.VETS – Barbers Point.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, and completed the Masters and Psy.D. Clinical Psychology programs at Argosy University – Hawai‘i in 2006 and 2008, respectively. After working many years in the non-profit sector with children with autism, adults with severe mental illnesses, and in the field of Chemical Dependency, Dr. Cook joined U.S.VETS in 2009 as Clinical Director. She transitioned in to the role of Executive Director in 2012.
Dr. Cook was born and raised on the island of O’ahu and is involved in a number of community groups, including the West O‘ahu Professional Network (WOPN). She serves as a member of the Argosy University – Hawai’i psychology board.
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