Home Repair / Modification Programs

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Programs that provide a variety of minor home repair services for homeowners who qualify. Specific services vary by organization. (AIRS PH-3300.2750) Programs that provide assistance in the form of labor and supplies for people with disabilities who need to install ramps, elevators, stair glides or lifts; widen doorways; install grab bars in showers and bathrooms; lower kitchen and other cabinets; or make other modifications in their homes or apartments to make them accessible. (AIRS BH-3000.3500)

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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.
32 Goff Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phone: 401-723-4520
Address:
32 Goff Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Phone: 401-723-4520
Email: help@bvcap.org
Eligibility:

BVCAP offers a multitude of programs, please contact for eligibility requirements.

In response to the COVID outbreak, BVCAP is currently not accepting walk-in appointments at this time. If you need immediate assistance please call 401-723-4520 or e-mail us at help@bvcap.org.

Thank you for your continued patience and support during this time.

Services Provided:

The Blackstone Valley Community Action Program provides a number of services to its clients from Basic Needs, energy heating assistance to job training.
Programs and services for families include:


Family Programs link

  • Parents as Teachers (PAT) 
  • Healthy Families America 

Education and Training Programs link

Emergency Services link

  • Food Pantry
  • Diapers and Project Undercover
  • Rental Relief and Utilities

Tax Preparation 

Senior Services

Provider Profiles:

The Blackstone Valley Community Action Program (BVCAP) is a non-profit agency and a member of the nation-wide network of Community Action Programs. Our mission is to assist low-moderate income people and empower them to become self-reliant, responsible citizens. Our programs are funded through federal, state and local grants.

Multiple Locations
BVCAP Community Center
210 West Avenue
Pawtucket, RI 02860
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30AM – 4PM
Phone: 401-475-5071

Woonsocket Office
Woonsocket Senior Center
84 Social Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30AM – 4PM

Phone: 401-766-3734

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/18/2022
Statewide Provider
1944 Warwick Ave
Warwick, RI 02889
Phone: 401-738-1013
Statewide Provider
Organization Name: Ocean State Center for Independent Living
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Address:
1944 Warwick Ave
Warwick, RI 02889
Phone: 401-738-1013
Toll Free Phone: 866-857-1161
Fax: 401-738-1083
Email: info@oscil.org
Services Provided:
  • Lunch and Learn seminars
  • Peer Support
  • Advocacy
  • Young Adult Transition Program
  • Independent Living Skill Training and Assessment
  • Home Accessibility and Adaptability
  • Assistive Technology 
Provider Profiles:

Ocean State Center for Independent Living , OSCIL, provides information on community resources and services to persons with disabilities and their families, service providers, and the general public, as well as receiving referrals for our agency for direct services. Information is provided by phone, email, mail, and one-on-one to walk-ins to our Center.

To keep our staff and consumers safe, OSCIL offices will remain closed to the public, with staff working staggered schedules and remotely, until further notice.

You may call our offices and speak to or leave a message for our staff members. 

If you would like to speak to our Information and Referral Specialist, call 401-738-1013 ext 13. You may also email her at info@oscil.org.

Additional location in Pawtucket

Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/31/2021
322 South Pier Rd
Narragansett, RI 02882
Phone: 401-209-0432
Organization Name: Oakley Home Access
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Address:
322 South Pier Rd
Narragansett, RI 02882
Phone: 401-209-0432
Email: cheryl@oakleyhomeaccess.com
Eligibility:

We work with most state insurance as well as the RI Home Modification Grant. We try and help our customers find funding sources to help fund their needed equipment.

Services Provided:

Oakley Home Access is a Home Safety Team of experts owned by a registered & licensed Occupational Therapist & Contractor who is a Certified Aging in Place Specialist.  We modify homes for increased mobility, accessibility, safety, and fall prevention.


Oakley Home Access offers a free, no obligation home safety evaluation performed by an Occupational Therapist who will make recommendations about equipment and modifications considering the residents' current and potential future needs.

Provider Profiles:

Owners: Justin Oakley, Occupational Therapist, Executive Certified Home Modification Provider.

        Michael Vieira, CAPS Certified, Licensed and Insured Contractor, RI, CT, MA

                     

Source: Rhode Island Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 4/22/2022
Nationwide Provider
P.O. Box 937
Littleton, CO 80160-0937
Phone: 303-798-2342
Nationwide Provider
Address:
P.O. Box 937
Littleton, CO 80160-0937
Phone: 303-798-2342
Eligibility:

Low income individuals in need who are referred by professionals.

Services Provided: Assists low income individuals with a range of needs including mobility equipment (wheelchairs, walkers, vehicle modifications such as hand controls and lifts), ramps and minor house modifications for accessibility, medical equipment (not including medical bills or back bills), and prostheses. Applications accepted from referring professionals only (social worker, case manager, teacher, school counselor, minister, etc.).
Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 6/17/2021