I see in my neighbor the Person of Jesus Christ. - Saint Gerard Majella
The Office of Community Services and Catholic Charities is the umbrella organization for a cluster of social ministry programs including Immigration and Refugee Services, Elder Services, Peace and Justice Education, the Cabrini Fund Child Care Scholarship Program, Tax Assistance, and Chaplaincy Services at the State Institutions. The Office of Community Services and Catholic Charities seeks state, federal, and private funds to support and enhance these services.
Staff members of the Office of Community Services and Catholic Charities operate out of One Cathedral Square, Providence as well as satellite locations in Kent County, Northern RI, South County, Blackstone Valley, and Newport County.
Services Offered at Satellite Offices:
Some services depend on availability of funds. Some eligibility requirements apply.
Services are made available through donations from the Catholic Charity Appeal, State & Federal grants, and the generosity of local parishes.
Aquidneck Island Office
St. Clare Newport, 209 Spring Street, Newport, RI 02840
Hours: Tuesday & Thursdays 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gabriel's Call: Tuesdays 9:00 am - 12noon (or by appointment)
Towns Served: Jamestown, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Portsmouth, Tiverton
Newport County Office Coordinator
Gabriel’s Call, Newport
Kent County Office
West Warwick Senior Center (Rear), 145 Washington Street, West Warwick, RI 02893
Hours: Monday & Wednesday 9:00 am – 4:00 pm; Saturdays 9:00 am – 12noon
Towns Served: Coventry, East Greenwich, Warwick, West Greenwich, West Warwick
Darlene Lemoi, Kent County Office Coordinator
Northern RI Office
All Saints Rectory, 323 Rathbun St., Woonsocket, RI 02895
Hours: Monday & Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Towns Served: Burrillville, Glocester, North Smithfield, Smithfield, Woonsocket
Antonio Andreu Galvin, Northern RI Office Coordinator
Project Hope Office
474 Broadway, Pawtucket, RI 02860 ~ Project Hope/Proyecto Esperanza
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.; Monday & Tuesday evenings for Immigration Appointments.
Towns Served: Central Falls, Cumberland, Lincoln, Pawtucket
Diocesan Chancery Building, One Cathedral Square, Providence, RI 02903
Hours: Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Towns Served: Barrington, Bristol, Cranston, East Providence, Foster, Johnston, North Providence, Providence, Scituate, Warren.
Flory Sandoval, Basic Needs Assistance
Keep the Heat On Providence Site
South County Office
St. Francis of Assisi Church, 114 High Street, Wakefield, RI 02879
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm; Thursday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Towns Served: Charlestown, Exeter, Hopkington, Narragansett, North Kingstown, Richmond, South Kingstown, Westerly, Hope Valley
Eileen Noble, South County Office Coordinator