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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)

Louis Pasteur Building
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
Phone: 855-697-4347
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Organization Name: State of Rhode Island Department of Human Services
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Address:
Louis Pasteur Building
57 Howard Avenue
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

The Providence Elmwood Avenue office has closed and a drop box is available at that office until Nov 30, 2021.

Drop box and forms are available at:

Office of Rehabilitation Services

40 Fountain Street 

Providence , RI 02903

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 11/22/2021
First Floor 30 Quaker Lane
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: 866-664-2038
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Organization Name: U.S. Social Security Agency
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Address:
First Floor 30 Quaker Lane
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: 866-664-2038
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
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Provider Profiles: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
One Empire Plaza 6th Floor
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 877-402-0808
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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:

Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 12/3/2021
2168 Diamond Hill Road Pavilion Plaza
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Phone: 877-229-3542
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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
Service Categories:
Provider Profiles: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
4 Pleasant Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phone: 866-931-7079
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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: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
130 Bellevue Ave First Floor
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 866-253-5607
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Organization Name: U.S. Social Security Agency
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Address:
130 Bellevue Ave First Floor
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: 866-253-5607
TDD: 800-325-0778
Toll Free Phone: 800-772-1213
Service Categories:
Provider Profiles: Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/6/2019
Washington, DC
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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: 6/22/2020
Baltimore, MD
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Organization Name: Social Security Administration
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Address:
Baltimore, MD
TDD: 800-325-0778
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: Medical Home Portal
Last Updated: 6/13/2019
6401 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21235
Phone: 800-772-1213
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Address:
6401 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21235
Phone: 800-772-1213
TDD: 800-325-0778
Languages Spoken: Interpreter's available for most all languages.
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, and survivors benefits.

COVID-19 Update: Due to COVID-19, clients must have a scheduled appointment to enter an office. Only the client may enter the facility unless additional arrangements have been made. Appointments are limited and for dire need situations only. Effective July 20, 2020, all clients must complete a self-assessment checklist before entry.

  • Social Security Fraud Reporting
  • Social Security Retirement Benefits
  • Social Security Burial Benefits
  • SSI
  • Social Security Disability Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Social Security Survivors Insurance
  • Social Security Numbers
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 6/2/2021