Full Resource Name:

Community Care Alliance - Main Street

245 Main Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895

(401) 235-7000

http://www.communitycareri.org

Description:

Provides therapeutic counseling for individuals, couples and families, including substance abuse evaluation and treatment; parent education; marriage and family enrichment services; child abuse prevention program; Early Intervention (EI) for young, developmentally disabled children; Project Early Start (ES) a home based early learning program for families of children, birth to three years of age. Comprehensive Emergency Services(CES), a 60-day crisis intervention program for families with minor children; specialized foster care. Holiday programs; emergency food, shelter and other basic needs for individuals and families; employment training and computer training; residential services for adolescent boys; Project Impact, a free supportive education project for teenage moms and other young women, ages 16-18, who have dropped out of high school. Milk Fund, a free milk program for needy Woonsocket residents. 72 bed emergency shelter.

Services:
Family Support Center - Basic Needs Assistance
Agape Center (HIV/AIDS Support)
Counseling Services
Health Home Team Services

Basic Needs Assistance: Our Family Support Center provides basic needs assistance to low income households and connects families to financial literacy and other programs to strengthen their financial condition.
Agape(HIV/AIDS Support):At two locations, our Agape Drop-In Centers provide resources for persons living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Agape is a safe, confidential setting where people living with AIDS are treated with dignity and respect.

Counseling Services: People face life challenges every day that can sometimes become overwhelming. For example, grieving the loss of a loved one, trying to cope with a traumatic event, managing problematic moods, or dealing with an addiction may seem too much to deal with. Our services may help.

Health Home Services: Medical care coordination, health education and wellness activities.

Primary Services:

  • Advocacy  [Show Definition Details]

  • Bereavement Support Groups  [Show Definition Details]

  • Case/Care Management  [Show Definition Details]

  • Child Abuse Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Clothing  [Show Definition Details]

  • Community Action Agencies  [Show Definition Details]

  • Crime Victim Support  [Show Definition Details]

  • Domestic Violence Support Groups  [Show Definition Details]

  • Electric Service Payment Assistance  [Show Definition Details]

  • Heating Fuel Payment Assistance  [Show Definition Details]

  • Individual Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Occupation Specific Job Training  [Show Definition Details]

  • Parenting Skills Classes  [Show Definition Details]

  • Rent Payment Assistance  [Show Definition Details]

  • Substance Use Disorder Counseling  [Show Definition Details]

  • Training and Employment Programs  [Show Definition Details]

  • Vocational Centers  [Show Definition Details]

  • Youth Employment Programs  [Show Definition Details]

General Information

Hours:

Office Mon & Fri 8:30AM-4:30PM; Tue-Thu 8:30AM-9:00PM; Sat 9:00AM-3:00PM (by appointment)
Food Pantry Mon, Wed, Fri 9:00AM-11:30AM and 1:00PM- 4:00PM, Tue 9:00AM-11:30AM, Thu 1:00PM-5:00PM

Intake Process:

Call first for screening

Program Fees:

Varies by Program

Languages:

Interpreter Services Available

Eligibility:

Adult Male and Female
Pediatric
Adolescence

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Accessibility:

Handicap Accessible

Is Shelter?

No

Miscellaneous

AKA:

formerly FRCAP, CCA

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

January 21, 2015

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Year Incorporated:

2014

Geographies Served

Address Listings

Mailing245 South Main Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Physical
(Primary)
245 Main Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895

Contacts

Benedict F. Lessing, Jr.
(Primary)

Benedict F. Lessing, Jr.

CEO

blessing@communitycareri.org

(401) 235-7223

Emidio Rosa

Emidio Rosa

(401) 235-6033

Madeline Silva

Madeline Silva

(401) 235-6033

Phone Numbers

Main Phone
(Primary)

Main Phone

(401) 235-7000

Administrator

Administrator

(401) 765-5797

Administrator Fax

Administrator Fax

(401) 765-5789

Agape(HIV/AIDS Support)

Agape(HIV/AIDS Support)

(401) 235-6057

Fax

Fax

(401) 767-4075

TDD

TDD

(401) 767-4081