Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

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DaVinci Center for Community Progress

470 Charles Street
Providence, RI 02904

(401) 272-7474



The DaVinci Center is a neighborhood, multi-purpose social service agency whose mission is to deliver needed services to residents of all ages in the North End of Providence and vicinity.

Provides information and referral; food closet, career counseling; nutrition counseling; job placement; interest tests. In-school and out-of-school tutorial program. HSE, tuition free college courses; GED and ABE; consumer education classes; housing improvement assistance, consultation for neighborhood commercial development.
Services to senior citizens include trips, medical services, education, exercise classes and home visits to shut-ins. Meals served daily Mon-Fri; call 24 hours ahead to for reservation.

Primary Services:

  • Case/Care Management  [Show Definition Details]

  • Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites  [Show Definition Details]

  • GED/High School Equivalency Test Instruction  [Show Definition Details]

  • Holiday Gifts/Toys  [Show Definition Details]

  • Individual Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Senior Centers  [Show Definition Details]

  • Thanksgiving Baskets - [Temporarily Unavailable]   [Show Definition Details]

General Information


Mon-Tue, Thu-Fri 8:30AM-4:30PM, Wed 8:30AM-9:00PM

Intake Process:

Call to reserve lunch 24 hours in advance

Program Fees:

Most services are free. Some classes/programs have fees.



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