Rhode Island Resource Directory

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

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Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island - North Campus

220 Elmwood Avenue
North Campus
Providence, RI 02907-1435

(401) 784-8600



***COVID-19: Agency has expanded access to Community Health Workers, help with unemployment applications, food delivery, mental health support and more.

Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island works to empower refugees and immigrants in the community by providing vital programs and services for legal aid and representation for citizenship and immigration, refugee resettlement, education, and more to help the people it serves to thrive and be successful.

They welcome all those who are working to overcome cultural, educational, economic and language barriers; and we empower them to achieve self-sufficiency and to participate actively in our community.

They provide client-centered services, advocacy and opportunities based on their expertise in family literacy and adult education, employment services, refugee resettlement, translating and interpreting, and U.S. citizenship and immigration services.

They are committed to building on the diversity and strength of the people they serve as an investment in a stronger and more connected community.

Primary Services:

  • Adult Basic Education  [Show Definition Details]

  • Adult Literacy Programs  [Show Definition Details]

  • Citizenship and Immigration Services Offices  [Show Definition Details]

  • English as a Second Language  [Show Definition Details]

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

  • Language Interpretation  [Show Definition Details]

  • Refugee Resettlement Services  [Show Definition Details]

General Information


Mon-Fri 8:30AM-4:00PM

Intake Process:

Call or Visit for Information

Program Fees:

Varies by Program; SNAP/RIW Participants may be Exempt from Fees


Translation Services Available



Handicap Accessible?


Is Shelter?


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