Address:1 CommonsLittle Compton, RI 02837Map & Directions
Services: The Food Pantry is located in rear and back of the Little Compton Wellness Center at 115 E. Main Rd in Little Compton. Four churches of the LCAA oversee the Little Compton Food Bank Pantry.
LCAA is comprised of four churches: First Baptist Old Stone Church, St. Andrew-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, The United Congregational Church of Little Compton, and St. Catherines of Sienna Catholic Church.
Hours: Food Pantry:
Fri & Sat: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Eligibility: Adamsville, Little Compton & Tiverton residents ONLY.
Address:1600 Bay StFall River, MA 02724Map & Directions
Services: Provides rental assistance only. - -
Address:466 N Main StFall River, MA 02720Map & Directions
Services: Provides supportive services in up to 50 scattered site apartments in the City of Fall River to disabled homeless and chronic homeless individuals and families.
- Services include: Housing Search and placement; Advocacy with landlord/tenant resolution; Subsidized rental assistance (tenant rental portion 30% of income); Comprehensive case management; Crisis intervention; Psycho-educational groups; Relapse prevention groups; Residential substance abuse treatment access; Outpatient substance abuse treatment access; Coordination of emergency and long term psychiatric care; Specialty services designed for those living with substance abuse, HIV/AIDS, domestic violence, mental health, and homelessness; Referrals to community-based collateral services, educational opportunities, medical care, domestic violence and other forms of supportive services
Address:238 Bonney StNew Bedford, MA 02744Map & Directions
Services: Provides financial assistance for those who qualify for housing resources including back rent and security deposits. Assistance is given on a case by case basis.
Address:101 Nye StNew Bedford, MA 02746Map & Directions
Services: Provides subsidized permanant housing units to homeless disabled individuals and families in the City of New Bedford, MA. Nine 1-bedroom and two 2-bedroom apartments are available. This housing is combined with the supportive services of Steppingstone's Medical Case Manager program in order to improve housing, health and other important outcomes of residents.
- Services include:
- · Housing search and placement
- · Advocacy with landlord/tenant resolution
- · Subsidized rental assistance (tenant portion 30% of income)
- · Comprehensive case management
- · Specialty services designed for those living with HIV/AIDS, substance abuse, domestic violence,
- mental health and homelessness
- · Medical advocacy
- · Educational groups
- · Relapse prevention groups
- · Residential substance abuse treatment access
- · Outpatient substance abuse treatment access
- · Coordination of emergency and long term psychiatric care
- · Referrals to community-based collateral services, educational opportunities, medical care,
- domestic violence and other forms of supportive services
Address:49 Middle HwyBarrington, RI 02806Map & Directions
Services: Food and clothes collected and taken to local agencies. Grocery cards, utilities, rent assistance when funds are available. Members given priority.
Hours: 9am - Noon, M - F
Address:1011 Veterans Memorial PkwyRiverside, RI 02915Map & Directions
Services: (WIC) Women, Infants and Children -Supplemental Feeding and Nutrition Program provides food vouchers allowing them to purchase milk, eggs, cheese, juice and iron fortified cereals and formula. The WIC coordinator provides nutrition education and counseling to all program participants on a monthly basis.
Career Closet serves, loss from fire or water damage, income eligible men and women who are completing job training and education programs and seeking employment. Job seekers may obtain, at no cost, work appropriate clothing for their job interviews.
Food Pantry:Monthly food distribution is offered to assist food insecure households. Individuals/Families in need of food assistance may come to our pantry once a month. When you arrive, our staff will help you select food that you/your family will enjoy. The amount of food you receive is based on your family size. It is helpful (but not required) if you bring with you any re-useable bags that you may have.
LIHEAP is designed to help income-eligible clients meet the ever-increasing cost of heating and reduce energy burden.Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is a seasonal program that normally runs from October-April.
Healthy Families America (HFA) is a national evidence-based maternal home visiting program that provides free, voluntary, and confidential services. Works with expectant moms and families of newborns. Helps identify a family's needs, provide emotional support and links the family to additional supportive resources in the community.
Parents as Teachers (PAT) is a national, evidence-based family visiting program that provides free and voluntary support to families.PAT serves expectant mothers and families,Parent educators work with families to identify medical homes and provide families with developmentally appropriate activities to do with their children.
Hours: Office: Mon-Fri 8:00AM-4:30PM
Mon & Fri 10:00AM-2:00PM
Tue & Thu 12:00PM-4:00PM
Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri 8:00AM-4:30PM
Eligibility: Must be a RI resident
Address:1090 Cranston StCranston, RI 02920Map & Directions
Services: CCAP's Social Services Department administers the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) for Cranston, Scituate and Foster with federal funding earmarked for the state of Rhode Island. LIHEAP is designed to help low-income clients meet the ever-increasing cost of home energy. Payments are made directly to vendors who then credit the client's account for the amount specified. Eligible clients also qualify for a reduced electric rate as well as a discount on the client's telephone bill.
Healthy Families America Program: Love that Baby Campaign â The Healthy Families Program is designed to help parents with understanding and caring for their child's needs, building strong parent child connections, breastfeeding and feeding support, and helping children learn and grow to reach their potential. We also help families to connect with other services and supports that they feel they need.
Parent as Teacher Program (PAT): The Parents as Teachers Program (PAT) is a free home based program that supports parents by teaching them the skills they need to teach their children and enhance their development and also supports families with monthly community activities and family events. PAT enrolls pregnant families and families with children up to 2 years old.
Case Management: Adolescent Self-Sufficiency Program assists pregnant and parenting teens to make important decisions and plans that lead to personal and economic self-sufficiency. Services include pregnancy and parenting education; education and job training assistance; referrals to community resources; individual and group counseling and pregnancy prevention workshops.
Youth Diversionary Program: Primary goal of this program is to divert youth from the juvenile justice system. It is a 90 day, intensive home-based program providing behavior management education, family counseling and case management services.
Social Services: To help individuals and families meet the basic human needs of food, shelter and clothing. Designed to provide people with a range of services that promote personal and economic self-sufficiency. Provided to eligible families and individuals at no cost.
Registered Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site: Staff of tax preparers are IRS trained, tested, and certified to help people who qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit program receive the tax credits they deserve. THIS IS A FREE SERVICE. You will need to call for an appointment and must bring a copy of your previous year's return, all financial statements pertaining to tax year 2013, your social security card, and a picture ID. For more information about the VITA program, or to schedule an appointment, call CCAP at 467-7013.
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Supplemental Feeding and Nutrition Program: Provides food vouchers, allowing them to purchase milk, eggs, cheese, juice and iron fortified cereals and formula. The WIC coordinator provides nutrition education and counseling to all program participants on a monthly basis.
Effective May, 2018 â June 30, 2019
INCOME BEFORE DEDUCTIONS OR GROSS:
Family Size Annual Monthly
1 $22,459 $1,872
2 $30,451 $2,538
3 $38,443 $3,204
4 $46,435 $3,870
5 $54,427 $4,536
6 $62,419 $5,202
7 $70,411 $5,868
8 $78,403 $6,534
Hours: Office: Mon-Fri 8:00AM-5:00PM
Food Bank: Mon, Tue & Fri 9:30AM-12:30PM & 2:00PM-4:00PM
Wed 9:30AM-12:30PM & 2:30PM-6:30PM
WIC: Mon, Tue & Thu 9:00AM-5:00PM
Address:1935 Kingstown Rd #204Wakefield, RI 02879Map & Directions
Services: Partners with the community to provide culturally competent supportive services and programs to Providence residents in need to promote their achievement of economic self-sufficiency. Provides home energy assistance (heating/utility assistance), home weatherization, appliance management program (provides education, energy saving bulbs and/or replacement refrigerator/freezer), lead safety program, emergency food, food pantry, distributes federal surplus commodities, employment training programs and information/referral assistance, adult basic education, GED, Individual Development Account program (matched savings account and financial literacy education program), VITA (volunteer income tax assistance) program, volunteer opportunities, Parent Leadership Training Initiative (free 20-week civic and leadership skills development class), summer youth employment and case management.
- Adult Education
- Basic Needs
- Benefits Assistance
- Career Change Counseling
- Career Counseling
- Career Development
- Career Exploration
- Case/Care Management
- Educational Programs
- Educational Support Services
- Employment Preparation
- Employment Transition Counseling
- Family Based Services
- Family Violence Prevention
- Food Pantries
- Health Education
- Heating Fuel Bill Payment Assistance
- Individual and Family Life
- Individual and Family Support Services
- Senior Meals
- Parenting Education
- Teen Family Planning Programs
- Utility Bill Payment Assistance
- Veteran Benefits Assistance
- Weatherization Programs
- Youth Issues
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00AM-4:30PM
Food Pantry: Wed 10:00AM-2:00PM
Address:1 Cathedral SquareProvidence, RI 02903Map & Directions
Services: Assists low income residents in the Blackstone Valley area through individual advocacy, research and community organization approaches to meeting basic human needs. Must bring proof of income, rent and utility receipts, ID. Rental, fuel and utility assistance in emergencies only. Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets. Medication in crisis situation. Parenting classes.
** Blackstone Valley Emergency Food Closet 724-7170
402 Dexter Street, Central Falls 02863
Hours: Mon, Wed, Fri, 9:00AM - 1:00AM
Income Source: Catholic Charity Fund Appeal, donations.
Hours: Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 5:00PM; Thu 4:00PM - 7:00PM for working poor only
Eligibility: Pawtucket & Central Falls residents ONLY