Programs

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Emergency outreach programs offered during times listed below as well as by appointment. To schedule services outside of regular program hours, call: (401) 364-9412


Emergency Food Assistance Program

Offered weekly based on need and eligibility screening assessments. Clients are able to shop for free fresh, frozen and packaged food items at our pantry, choosing what they need and eat regularly, thus eliminating waste and promoting dignity.

Food Pantry Hours:
Wednesdays      9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Thursdays         9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Hunger Relief/Rescue Program
Fridays               2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

In addition to our emergency food pantry, this weekly program provides free nutritious supplemental food items rescued from local retail stores. Available without eligibility requirements.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
With the help of the University of RI’s Feinstein Center for a Hunger Free America,
RI Can offers food stamp outreach. Clients have weekly access to on-site coordinators from URI that provide program information and application assistance.  For eligibility requirements along with an online application, please contact The Rhode Island Department of Human Services http://www.dhs.ri.gov/Programs/SNAPEligibility.php

Holiday Programs
Provides free Thanksgiving and Christmas food items for nutritious holiday meals as well as Santa’s Workshop, a client choice gift program.

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Clothing Loft
Client access to free apparel items based on need. Clothing available for all ages, including coats, shoes and accessories.