Hawai‘i State Coalition Against Domestic Violence Website

The Hawai‘i State Coalition Against Domestic Violence (HSCADV) advances the safety and healing of victims, survivors and their families. They are the collective voice of a diverse network of organizations and individuals, working to eliminate all forms of domestic violence in Hawai‘i by fostering partnership; increasing awareness of domestic violence; developing the capacity of our member programs and community partners to address the needs of survivors and their families; and advocating for social justice and change.

Hawai‘i State Coalition Against Domestic Violence (HSCADV)


Website Development

Project Goals

  1. Modernize the Online Presence: HSCADV’s previous website was outdated and did not effectively convey their mission and services. The goal was to create a modern, user-friendly website.
  2. Enhance Accessibility: Ensuring the website was accessible to individuals with disabilities, aligning with HSCADV’s commitment to inclusivity.
  3. Improve Content Organization: Reorganizing content to make it easier for visitors to find information about services, resources, and events.
  4. Boost Engagement: Implementing features to encourage engagement, such as donation forms, event calendars, and volunteer sign-up options.

Our Approach

  1. Responsive Design: We designed a responsive website that adapts seamlessly to various screen sizes, ensuring a consistent user experience across devices.
  2. Accessibility: Utilizing best practices for web accessibility, including high contrast colors, keyboard navigation, and screen reader compatibility.
  3. User-Centric Navigation: We revamped the site’s navigation, making it intuitive and easy to use, allowing visitors to quickly find the information they need.
  4. Compelling Visuals: Incorporating impactful visuals and engaging multimedia elements to enhance the site’s appeal and convey HSCADV’s message effectively.
  5. Interactive Features: Implementing interactive features like donation forms, event calendars, and social media integration to encourage user engagement.
  6. Content Management System (CMS): Developing the site on a robust CMS platform, enabling HSCADV to easily update and manage content without technical expertise.


  1. Improved User Experience: The new website offers a streamlined, intuitive user experience, allowing visitors to easily access information and resources.
  2. Increased Accessibility: The website’s accessibility features have made it more inclusive, ensuring that individuals with disabilities can navigate the site effectively.
  3. Enhanced Engagement: Interactive features such as donation forms and event calendars have helped increase user engagement and support for HSCADV’s mission.
  4. Positive Feedback: HSCADV has received positive feedback from users, stakeholders, and partners, praising the website’s design, functionality, and accessibility.

The redesign of the HSCADV website has not only modernized its online presence but also improved accessibility, user engagement, and content organization. Lifted Creative Studio is proud to have partnered with HSCADV to create a website that effectively supports their vital mission in ending domestic violence in Hawai‘i.