Rhode Island Resource Directory

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

Full Resource Name:

East Bay Community Action Program - John Chafee

8 John Chafee Boulevard
Newport, RI 02840

(401) 367-2001

http://www.ebcap.org

Description:

Provide comprehensive child development services to children ages birth to five and their families annually. The goal of the program is to enhance the cognitive, social, emotional and physical development of low-income, at-risk children, in an effort to prepare them for kindergarten, ready to learn and succeed.


**Newport Center
8 John H. Chafee Blvd.
Newport, RI 02840
(401) 367-2001
Fax #: 367-2009

3 Head Start part-day classrooms
2 Morning Sessions: 8:30am - 12:00pm
1 Afternoon Session: 12:30am - 4:00pm

4 Head Start full-day classrooms
7:00am - 5:15pm

5 Early Head Start full-day classrooms
7:00am - 5:15pm


**Joel Peckham Center
654 Green End Avenue
Middletown, RI 02842
(401) 846-5454
Fax #: 847-2960

2 Head Start part-day classrooms
8:30am - 12:30pm

2 Head Start full-day classrooms
7:00am - 5:15pm

2 Early Head Start full day classrooms
7:00am - 5:15pm

1 Early Head Start home-based classroom [2 groups]


**Tiverton Center
1048 Stafford Road
Tiverton, RI 02878
(401) 624-4736
Fax #: 624-3665

1 Head Start part-day classroom
9:00am -1:00pm


**Willett Center
386 Willett Avenue
Riverside, RI 02915
(401) 437-0018
Fax # (401) 433-5259

2 Head Start full day classrooms
7:00am - 5:15pm

2 Early Head Start full day classrooms
7:00am - 5:15pm


**Mary V. Quirk Center
790 Main Street
Warren, RI 02885
(401) 245-2833
Fax # (401) 245-5430

1 Early Head Start home-based classroom

2 Head Start part-day classrooms
8:30am -12:30pm

**Meadowcrest Center
60 Bart Avenue
Riverside, RI 02915
Phone/Fax (401) 433-1877

4 Head Start part day classrooms
8:45am - 12:45pm

WIC:
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Supplemental Feeding and Nutrition Program provides food vouchers, allowing them to purchase milk, eggs, cheese, juice and iron fortified cereals and formula. The WIC coordinator provides nutrition education and counseling to all program participants on a monthly basis.

Effective May, 2018 – June 30, 2019

INCOME BEFORE DEDUCTIONS OR GROSS:

Family Size Annual Monthly
1 $22,459 $1,872
2 $30,451 $2,538
3 $38,443 $3,204
4 $46,435 $3,870
5 $54,427 $4,536
6 $62,419 $5,202
7 $70,411 $5,868
8 $78,403 $6,534

Primary Services:

  • Affordable Care Act Insurance Information/Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Child Care Centers  [Show Definition Details]

  • Child Care Providers  [Show Definition Details]

  • Community Action Agencies  [Show Definition Details]

  • Infant Care Centers  [Show Definition Details]

  • WIC  [Show Definition Details]

General Information

Hours:

WIC:
Mon 8:30AM-7:00PM
Tue 10:30AM-7:00PM
Wed 8:00AM-5:00PM
Thu CLOSED
Fri 8:00AM-4:30PM

Intake Process:

Call First
WIC:
Call 401-619-5970 to make an appointment

Program Fees:

Varies by Program

Languages:

Spanish
Portuguese

Eligibility:

Adult Male and Female
Pediatric
Adolescence
WIC:
Must be pregnant, breastfeeding, postpartum women or guardian of a child under the age of five; and meet income guidelines.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Accessibility:

Handicap Accessible

Is Shelter?

No

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