Rhode Island Resource Directory

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

Full Resource Name:

Rhode Island Department of Health

3 Capitol Hill
Providence, RI 02908

(401) 222-5960



The primary mission of the Rhode Island Department of Health is to prevent disease and protect and promote the health and safety of the people of Rhode Island.

Leading Priorities

Address the socioeconomic and environmental determinants of health.
Eliminate health disparities and promote health equity.
Ensure access to quality health services for all Rhode Islanders, including the state's vulnerable populations.

Organizational Structure

Community Health and Equity, Division of
Customer Services, Division of
Environmental Health, Division of
Health Equity Institute
Policy, Information and Communications, Division of
Preparedness, Response, Infectious Disease and Emergency Medical Services,
RIDOH Academic Institute
State Laboratories and Medical Examiners, Division of

Primary Services:

  • Communicable Disease Control  [Show Definition Details]

  • COVID-19 Control  [Show Definition Details]

  • COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests  [Show Definition Details]

  • COVID-19 Immunization Clinics  [Show Definition Details]

  • COVID-19 Test Results Hotlines  [Show Definition Details]

  • COVID-19 Treatment  [Show Definition Details]

  • Crisis Intervention Hotlines/Helplines  [Show Definition Details]

  • Smoking/Vaping Cessation  [Show Definition Details]

  • State Government Agencies/Departments  [Show Definition Details]

  • Suicide Prevention Programs  [Show Definition Details]

  • Vaccine Information  [Show Definition Details]

General Information


Mon-Fri 8:30AM-4:30PM
Vital Records Mon-Fri 7:30AM-3:30PM
Food Protection Mon-Fri 8:30AM-4:00PM

COVID-19 Information Line: Mon-Fri 8:30AM-7:00PM; Sat-Sun 8:30aM-4:30PM; After Hours Call 211

Intake Process:

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Program Fees:

No Fees



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