In Rhode Island there are six non-profit agencies that provide services for domestic violence victims. The services range from answering questions over the phone to providing shelter for victims and their children. All of the calls are kept confidential.
The helpline is an anonymous safety line where survivors, families, friends and professionals can access information and referrals.
(401) 723-3057 Hotline & Business
Serving: Albion, Central Falls, Cumberland, Greenville, Harmony, Lincoln, Manville, Mapleville, North Providence, and Pawtucket.
Offering: Shelter Program, Telephone Helpline, Outreach Program, Court Advocacy Program, Community Support Group, Transitional Housing and the Latina Advocacy Program.
Hotline: (401) 782-3990 or 1-866-782-3990
Serving: Ashaway, Block Island, Bradford, Carolina, Charlestown, East Greenwich, Exeter, Hope, Hope Valley, Hopkinton, Kenyon, Kingston, Narragansett, North Kingston, Peace Dale, Rockville, Saunderstown, Shannock, Slatersville, Sloccum, South Kingston, Wakefield, Warren, West Kingston, Westerly, Wyoming.
Offering: Shelter Program, Telephone Helpline, Court Advocacy Program, Community Support Group.
Hotline: (401) 738-1700 or Business: (401) 738-9700
Serving: Coventry, Cranston, East Greenwich, Foster, Johnston, North Providence, Scituate, Warwick, West Greenwich, and West Warwick.
Offering: Crisis Hotline, Safe Shelter, Support Groups, Outreach and Training Programs, Legal Advocacy in Family and District Courts, Counseling, Teen Dating Violence Prevention Programs, and Transitional Housing.
(401) 658-4334 Providence Hotline
(401) 647-1514 Northern RI Hotline
Serving: Burriville, Centerdale, Chepatchet, Clayville, Fiskeville, Fortsdale, Foster, Glendale, Greenville, Harmony, Harrisville, North Scituate, North Smithfield, Pascoag, Scituate, Woonsocket.
Offering: Shelter, Counseling, Support, and Advocacy for Women Who Are Battered and their Children, Educational Programs that Teach Non-violence Problem-solving Skills, Court Advocacy Support for Victims.
401-846-5263 – (Business & Hotline)
Serving: Barrington, Warren, Bristol, Little Compton, Tiverton, Portsmouth, Middletown, Newport, and Jamestown
Offering: Shelter, Advocacy Services, Walk-in Services, Legal Advocacy in Family and District Courts, Education and Counseling Services.