Providence Community Action Interim House - Shelter for Families - Providence, RI

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49-51 Trenton Street
Providence, RI 02906
: 401-831-4570

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Description: Interim House Emergency Family Shelter. Community Action Agency.

Open 24 hours a day. 

ADMISSION CRITERIA
Families with children
Single and two-parent households
Male and/or female, 18+
Will accept people who have been incarcerated
Cannot accept victims of domestic violence

Requirements: 3 Forms of ID (that includes 1 photo ID) preferred but not required, birth certificates for each child, applicants with backgrounds in arson, crimes against children, or assault with weapons will not be accepted, need proof of income.

MEALS
Each family has a kitchen
Guests responsible for own food and cooking
Interim House will provide emergency food for those   in need

Guest Hours: 24 hrs/day, 7 days/wk, 365 days/yr
Curfew: 7:45 PM
Duration of stay: 4 - 6 weeks
Must save 75% of income
Guests must report all medications and hold their own   medications
Smoke-free environment
Drug/alcohol free environment
Children must be supervised at all times
Guests may keep their SNAP benefits
Attendance of 2 mandatory weekly support groups
Case management must be utilized


Do you have items to donate? Contact Providence Community Action Interim House - Shelter for Families at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

Shelter Information Last Update Date: 2018-02-01

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Do you have items to donate? Contact Providence Community Action Interim House - Shelter for Families at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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