Rhode Island Resource Directory

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

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11 subcategories for "Housing/Shelter"

At Risk/Homeless Housing Related Assistance Programs

Programs authorized under federal or state legislation or local government initiatives that provide financial assistance and supportive services for individuals and/or... (more)

BH-0500 - View 6 resources »

Emergency Shelter

Programs that provide a temporary or transitional place to stay for newcomers, people who are in crisis, or homeless individuals in the community. (more)

BH-1800 - View 21 resources »

Emergency Shelter Clearinghouses

Programs that coordinate requests for emergency shelter by screening homeless individuals who apply using criteria established by the shelters, maintaining lists of... (more)

BH-1850 - View 1 resources »

Home Improvement/Accessibility

Programs that pay for or provide assistance in the form of consultation, labor and/or supplies for people want to build an accessible home or need to upgrade their homes to... (more)

BH-3000 - View 9 resources »

Housing Counseling

Programs that provide comprehensive assistance for people who want to rent or purchase housing including information and guidance about buying and rental costs; how to select... (more)

BH-3700 - View 1 resources »

Housing Expense Assistance

Programs that pay current housing bills or finance new living accommodations for people who are otherwise unable to provide for their housing needs. Housing expense assistance... (more)

BH-3800 - View 30 resources »

Housing Search and Information

Programs that assist people to find and select available purchasable or rental housing, commercial lots and/or residential lots which meet their individual needs. (more)

BH-3900 - View 2 resources »

Residential Housing Options

Temporary or long-term residential options for individuals and families who are looking for housing. Included are market rate and subsidized rental and purchase options;... (more)

BH-7000 - View 263 resources »

Subsidized Housing Administrative Organizations

Organizations that make rental housing more readily available to low-income individuals and families by administering federal and local housing programs. (more)

BH-8300 - View 24 resources »

Supportive Housing

Programs that provide an alternative living arrangement for individuals who, because of age, disability, substance abuse, mental illness, chronic homelessness or other... (more)

BH-8400 - View 79 resources »

Transitional Housing/Shelter

Programs that provide extended shelter and supportive services primarily for homeless individuals and/or families with the goal of helping them live independently and... (more)

BH-8600 - View 4 resources »

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