Resources

Government
Community Action Agencies
Emergency Shelters


Government

U.S Department of Veterans Affairs
http://www.va.gov/

Providence VA Medical Center
http://www.providence.va.gov/

Homeless Resource Street Sheet (Providence Area)
http://www.rihomeless.org/Portals/0/Uploads/Documents/Public/ProvidenceEnglish.pdf

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (Providence Field Office)
http://www.hud.gov/local/index.cfm?state=ri&topic=offices#providence

Request a copy of your DD Form 214
http://www.archives.gov/veterans/military-service-records

Guide to government assistance programs
http://www.povertyinstitute.org/matriarch/MultiPiecePage.asp

HUD-approved Counseling Agencies
http://www.hud.gov/offices/hsg/sfh/hcc/hcs.cfm

RoadHome Emergency Housing Assistance (RHEHA)
http://www.rhodeislandhousing.org/sp.cfm?pageid=471


Community Action Agencies

Amos House
415 Friendship Street, Providence
401-274-8021 | www.amoshouse.com
Adult Men & Women

Blackstone Valley Community Action Program
32 Goff Avenue, Pawtucket, RI 02860
401-723-4520 | www.bvcap.org

Comprehensive Community Action
311 Doric Avenue, Cranston, RI 02910
401-467-9610 | www.comcap.org

Eastbay Community Action – Lower Bay Region
19 Broadway, Newport, Rhode Island
401- 847-7821 | www.ebcap.org

Eastbay Community Action – Upper Bay Region
100 Bullocks Point Avenue, Riverside, RI 02915
401-437-1000 | www.ebcap.org

Family Resources Community Action
245 Main Street, Woonsocket, RI 02895
401-766-0900 | www.famresri.org

Martin Luther King Jr. Center
20 Dr. Marcus Wheatland Blvd
Newport, RI 02840 | http://www.mlkccenter.org/

Providence Community Action Program
518 Hartford Avenue, Providence, RI 02909
401-273-2000 | www.procapri.org

Tri-Town Community Action Agency
1126 Hartford Avenue, Johnston, RI 02919
401-351-2750 | www.tri-town.org

South County Community Action Agency
1935 Kingstown Road, Wakefield, RI 02879
401-789-3016 | www.sccainc.org

Westbay Community Action Partnership
224 Buttonwoods Avenue, Warwick, RI 02886
401-732-4666 | www.westbaycap.org


Emergency Shelters

Amos House
415 Friendship Street, Providence
401-274-8021 | www.amoshouse.com
Adult Men & Women

Blackstone Valley Advocacy Center
Not disclosed for safety reasons
401-723-3057 | www.bvadvocacycenter.org
Domestic Violence/Women with Children

Crossroads
160 Broad Street, Providence
401-521-2255 | www.crossroadsri.org
Adult Men & Women

Crossroads Family Shelter
754 Broad Street, Providence
401-461-1755 | www.crossroadsri.org
Families

Domestic Violence Resource Center of South County
Not disclosed for safety reasons
401-782-3990 | www.dvrcsc.org
Domestic Violence/Women with Children

EBC House
Not disclosed for safety reasons
401-738-1700 | www.ebccenter.org
Domestic Violence/Women with Children

House of Hope
30 Howard Avenue, Cranston
401-463-3324
Adult Men

Interim House
49-51 Trenton Street, Providence
401-831-4570
Families

Lucy’s Hearth
913 West Main Road, Middletown
401-847-2021 | www.lucyshearth.org
Families

McKinney Shelter
15 Meeting Street, Newport
401-846-6385
Adult Men & Women

New Hope for Families
4 Branch Street, Pawtucket
401-728-8490 | www.newhopeforfamilies.org
Families

Providence Rescue Mission
627 Cranston Street, Providence
401-274-8861 | www.providencerescuemission.org
Adult Men & Women

RI Family Shelter
65 Beach Avenue, Warwick
401-739-8584 | www.rifamilyshelter.org
Families

Sojourner House
Not disclosed for safety reasons
401-765-3232, 401-658-4334 | www.sojournerri.org
Domestic Violence/Women with Children

Urban League
208 Prairie Avenue, Providence
401-861-9112 | www.ulri.org
Adult Men

WARM Center
56 Spruce Street, Westerly
401-596-9276 | www.warmcenter.org
Adult Men & Women

Welcome House
8 North Road, Peace Dale
401-782-4770 | www.welcomehouseofsouthcounty.org
Adult Men & Women

Women’s Center
Not disclosed for safety reasons
401-861-2760 | www.womenscenterri.org
Domestic Violence/Women with Children

Women’s Resource Center of Newport & Bristol Counties
Not disclosed for safety reasons
401-847-2533 | www.wrcnbc.org
Domestic Violence/Women with Children

Woonsocket Shelter
176 Sayles Street, Woonsocket
401-767-0866 | www.famresri.org