Community and Social Resources
Staff have been instructed to work offsite but continue to support our students. Please contact them by email - they will respond. Alternately, call or text them at 401.484.1650. Any urgent program updates will be posted below.
Online Student Support Group Forming Now! To join, email firstname.lastname@example.org or text 401.484.1650.
Emergency Social Services
Note: Please visit each website directly for the most up-to-date information as the situation evolves.
Life Threatening Emergencies
- Call 911 (landline preferred; for more details click here)
RI Services of All Kinds (211)
Emergency Food & Medicine Delivery
Food Purchase & Delivery
Loss of Income
SNAP (Food Stamps), Childcare, Cash Assistance
- SNAP Benefit Changes Due To COVID-19
- RI Department of Human Services
- Economic Progress Institute COVID-19 Resources
Lunches for School-Age Children
- RI Coalition for the Homeless
- Emergency Meal Site Information
- Warming Centers
- Emergency Shelter Services
- Covid-19 Fact Sheet on Eviction Information for Renters
- Covid-19 Fact Sheet on Evictions, Foreclosures, and Utilities
- Emergency Housing Funds
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
Narcotics Anonymous (NA)
- BHLink 24/7 hotline: 401-414-LINK (5465)
- Kids Link 24/7 hotline: 855-543-5465
- National Alliance on Mental Illness Info Guide
- The Providence Center
- Butler Hospital
Older Adult Resources
Childcare & Eldercare Assistance
- Crisis Relief Loan (English & Español)
The mission of the Community and Social Resources Office is to reduce barriers to academic success by connecting students to social supports, like:
- Emergency Food
- Emergency Housing
For more information contact Shanna Wells email@example.com.
CCRI community members may submit a referral for services for any student.
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The Community and Social Resources Directory provides links to more information on the services students have access to through the office.
Counselors have a professional obligation to respect the confidentiality of information that surfaces within the counseling process. They will reveal information to others only if it is with your written permission or in response to a valid legal subpoena. There are some exceptions to this rule that morally and legally require counselors to reveal confidential information. The counselors must reveal to others if:
- You are a clear danger to yourself.
- You reveal an intention to physically injure a third party.
- You reveal acts of child abuse.
If you do not fully understand this statement, please ask your counselor for clarification.