Rhode Island Resource Directory

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

Full Resource Name:

Westbay Community Action, Inc. - Admin

224 Buttonwoods Avenue
Warwick, RI 02886

(401) 732-4660

http://www.westbaycap.org

Description:

Operates over 40 social service programs designed to meet the needs of low income and moderate income people in Kent County.

- Outreach, advocacy, referral and case management for families
- Emergency shelter and case management for homeless individuals and families
- Emergency rent/mortgage payments
- Home heating fuel assistance
- Lead Safe Program
- Home weatherization and energy conservation
- Early childhood education and child care
- Social and developmental services for families of three and four year olds
- Emergency food distribution
- USDA commodities distribution
- Daily hot meals for senior
- Volunteer opportunities for seniors
- Drug prescription assistance
- Women, Infant, and Children's nutrition services; case management for families of lead poisoned children; employment and training for seniors and TANF recipients; computer literacy, basic education, pre-GED, and ESOL classes for adults; income tax preparation assistance; subsidized housing; first time home purchases; home buyer education.

**WIC Office (Satellite)
53 Providence Street, West Warwick 02893

**Westbay Caregivers and Volunteer Program
All services provided by volunteers. Medical transportation for people who have no other resources; friendly visiting; daily telephone assurance calls; small home repairs and chores; emergency meals.

Primary Services:

  • Advocacy  [Show Definition Details]

  • Case/Care Management  [Show Definition Details]

  • Child Abuse Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Child Care Centers  [Show Definition Details]

  • Child Care Providers  [Show Definition Details]

  • Christmas Baskets  [Show Definition Details]

  • Clothing  [Show Definition Details]

  • Community Action Agencies  [Show Definition Details]

  • Crime Victim Support  [Show Definition Details]

  • Disaster Relief/Recovery Organizations  [Show Definition Details]

  • Domestic Violence Support Groups  [Show Definition Details]

  • Electric Service Payment Assistance  [Show Definition Details]

  • Extended Child Care  [Show Definition Details]

  • Extended Child Care  [Show Definition Details]

  • Food Pantries  [Show Definition Details]

  • Furniture  [Show Definition Details]

  • Heating Fuel Payment Assistance  [Show Definition Details]

  • Holiday Gifts/Toys  [Show Definition Details]

  • Home Rehabilitation Programs  [Show Definition Details]

  • Individual Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Rent Payment Assistance  [Show Definition Details]

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

  • Training and Employment Programs  [Show Definition Details]

  • WIC  [Show Definition Details]

General Information

Hours:

Office: Mon-Fri 8:30AM-4:30PM; Food Pantry "Market Place": Mon-Fri 9:00AM-4:30PM

Intake Process:

Call first for screening

Program Fees:

No Fees

Languages:

Interpreter Services Available

Eligibility:

Adult Male and Female; Pediatric; Adolescence

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Accessibility:

Handicap Accessible

Is Shelter?

No

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