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Supplemental Security Income (SSI): State funded and administered programs that provide supplementary income for individuals who are age 65 and older, blind or have another disability. (From AIRS NL-1000.2400-800) Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI): A federal program that provides monthly cash benefits for disabled workers who are fully insured under the program, who are not capable of substantial gainful work and who have completed a five month waiting period. (AIRS NS-1800.8000)

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Local Service
Statewide Service: Provides online resources, telehealth, or service at a satellite office.
Nationwide Service: Provides online resources, telehealth or services at a regional/national headquarters location.
Statewide Provider
57 Howard Avenue, Louis Pasteur Building
Cranston, RI 02920
Phone: 855-697-4347
Statewide Provider
Organization Name: State of Rhode Island Department of Human Services
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Address:
57 Howard Avenue, Louis Pasteur Building
Cranston, RI 02920
Phone: 855-697-4347
Toll Free Phone: 855-697-4347
Services Provided:

RI Department of Human Services oversees a number of programs to help individual and families in Rhode Island. A complete comprehensive list is on their website.

Childcare

Includes Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) and Head Start link

Supplemental Nutrition Program SNAP

Medicaid and Medicare Programs

Includes Katie Beckett Katie Beckett is an eligibility category in Medicaid that allows certain children under age 19 who have long-term disabilities or complex medical needs to become eligible for Medicaid coverage.

The Sherlock Plan

Medicaid for Working People with Disabilities Program is a type of Medicaid eligibility for working adults with disabilities.

Medicare Premium Program

SSI State Supplemental Payment

Long Term Services and Supports

Includes Medicaid Long Term Care Supported Services (LTSS) and Enhanced Assisted Living Program for elderly and adults with disabilities.

RI Works Program

RI Works is a financial and employment assistance program for parents and families with little to no income who have children high school age or younger.

General Public Assistance Programs

Includes Bridge Fund, Hardship Program and Funeral/Burial Assistance 

Refugee Assistance Programs

Energy Assistance Programs

 

Provider Profiles:

DHS' programs and services, including those offered by our four divisions, collectively serve more than 300,000 families, adults, children, older Rhode Islanders, individuals with disabilities and veterans each year. Each have their own eligibility requirements and our staff are happy to assist those who need us through the application process and any other needs. 

Office locations

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 4/13/2022
30 Quaker Lane, First floor
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: 866-664-2038
Organization Name: U.S. Social Security Agency
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Address:
30 Quaker Lane, First floor
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: 866-664-2038
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
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Services Provided:

Provider Profiles:

Open to receive calls.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are asking the public to first try to use our online services before calling us.

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/29/2022
One Empire Plaza 6th Floor
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 877-402-0808
Organization Name: U.S. Social Security Agency
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Address:
One Empire Plaza 6th Floor
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 877-402-0808
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-325-1213
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Services Provided:

To apply for Supplemental Security Income for Children, go to website to start process or call 1-880772-1213

Provider Profiles:

On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, we suspended face-to-face service to the public in our field offices and hearings offices nationwide until further notice. However, we are still able to provide critical services via phone, fax and online.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are asking the public to first try to use our online services before calling us.

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/29/2022
2168 Diamond Hill Road Pavilion Plaza
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Phone: 877-229-3542
Organization Name: U.S. Social Security Agency
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Address:
2168 Diamond Hill Road Pavilion Plaza
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Phone: 877-229-3542
TDD: 401-765-1620
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
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Provider Profiles:

On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, we suspended face-to-face service to the public in our field offices and hearings offices nationwide until further notice. However, we are still able to provide critical services via phone, fax and online.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are asking the public to first try to use our online services before calling us.

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/29/2022
4 Pleasant Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phone: 866-931-7079
Organization Name: U.S. Social Security Agency
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Address:
4 Pleasant Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phone: 866-931-7079
TDD: 401-729-1896
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
Service Categories:
Provider Profiles:

On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, we suspended face-to-face service to the public in our field offices and hearings offices nationwide until further notice. However, we are still able to provide critical services via phone, fax and online.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are asking the public to first try to use our online services before calling us.

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/29/2022
130 Bellevue Avenue, First Floor
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 866-253-5607
Organization Name: U.S. Social Security Agency
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Address:
130 Bellevue Avenue, First Floor
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 866-253-5607
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
Service Categories:
Provider Profiles:

On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, we suspended face-to-face service to the public in our field offices and hearings offices nationwide until further notice. However, we are still able to provide critical services via phone, fax and online.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are asking the public to first try to use our online services before calling us.

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/29/2022
Benefits.gov View on Map
Nationwide Provider
Washington, DC
Nationwide Provider
Address:
Washington, DC
Services Provided:

Govbenefits.com is a free confidential prescreening tool for state and federal government programs. Search for benefits you may be able to receive.

Provider Profiles:

Internet resource, State and Federal resources
Partners with USA.gov

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 11/30/2022
Nationwide Provider
Baltimore, MD
Nationwide Provider
Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
Baltimore, MD
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
Eligibility:

SSI denied for medical reasons

Services Provided:

For recent applications for Social Security disability benefits or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) that were denied for medical reasons,
request an appeal online and provide documents to support appeal electronically. Individuals may also continue an appeal already started.

Provider Profiles:

Internet resource
TDD Phone for Salt Lake City area 800 325 0778

Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 2/9/2022
Nationwide Provider
6401 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21235
Phone: 800-772-1213
Nationwide Provider
Address:
6401 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21235
Phone: 800-772-1213
TDD: 800-325-0778
Eligibility:

Individuals 18 and older not currently receiving benefits from SS; unable to work due to a medical condition that is expected to last at least 12 months or result in death; have not been denied disability benefits in the last 60 days.

Services Provided: Delivers Social Security services that meet the changing needs of the public with retirement, disability, Medicare, survivors benefits and fraud reporting.COVID-19 Update: clients must have a scheduled appointment to enter an office. Generally, in-person appointment will be scheduled for limited, critical situations only. Visit website for more information for in-person criteria and contact the nearest local office to schedule. Following all CDC and state guidelines.

  • Social Security Numbers
  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • SSI
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 4/7/2022
Nationwide Provider
Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
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Services Provided:

Links to the online Child Disability Report used when applying for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability benefits.

The online Child Disability Report gives:

  • security and privacy for the child's information
  • step by step instructions and examples to help complete the report
  • a process to collect information that applies to the child, similar to the interview process in a Social Security office
  • the ability to stop and come back to finish later
Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/25/2022
Nationwide Provider
1441 L Street NW
DC 20005
Phone: 202-452-8097
Nationwide Provider
Address:
1441 L Street NW
DC 20005
Phone: 202-452-8097
Fax: 202-452-8111
Email: nasi@nasi.org
Services Provided:

The National Academy of Social Insurance is a non-profit, non-partisan organization made up of the national experts on social insurance. Its mission is to advance solutions to challenges facing the nation by increasing public understanding of how social insurance contributes to economic security. Social insurance encompasses broad-based systems that help workers and their families pool risks to avoid loss of income due to retirement, death, disability, or unemployment and ensure access to health care. They provide information on social security, Medicare, workers' compensation and disability, unemployment insurance, and long-term services and supports.

Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 9/4/2022