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RI

Statewide

Address: 1000 Bullocks Point
RI
Services Provided: The services provided by EBCAP include: Head Start and Early Head Start services; Even Start; family health and dental services; family development case management services including social service information and referral and basic human needs; youth programs; the East Bay Coalition for the Homeless; Heating and Energy Services; the Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Feeding and Nutrition Program (WIC); the Newport Skills Alliance; youth services; and senior services including case management, senior employment, the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), Foster Grandparents and the Ocean State Senior Dining Program (meals in a social setting).
Provider Profiles: East Bay Community Action Program provides a wide array of health and human services to the residents of RI's east bay: East Providence, Barrington, Warren, Bristol, Tiverton, Little Compton, Portsmouth, Middletown, Newport and Jamestown.
A number of satellite locations for WIC:
Tiverton -401-625-1364
Newport 401-619-5970
Bristol -401-253-7577
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 12/14/2018
RI
Phone: 401-462-8420
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Organization Name: RI Department of Labor and Training
Address: RI
Phone: 401-462-8420
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Eligibility: Most individuals who work in Rhode Island and are covered by TDI are eligible – including those who live out of state. (Exceptions include federal, state and some municipal employees as well as partners and non-incorporated self-employed workers.)
Services Provided: There are times when caring for a family member has to be your most important priority – and that’s why TCI exists. Rhode Island’s TCI paid leave program helps you afford to take time off from work so you can

care for a seriously ill child, spouse, domestic partner, parent, parent-in-law, or grandparent
Ÿbond with a newborn child, adopted child, or foster child
TCI provides up to four weeks of partial wage replacement and protects your job and seniority while you are home providing care. As long as your paycheck shows TDI/TCI payroll deductions, TCI benefits are your benefits to use.
Provider Profiles: The Temporary Caregiver Insurance Program (TCI) is Rhode Island’s paid family leave program. As part of the RI Temporary Disability Program (TDI), TCI provides up to four weeks per year of partial wage replacement benefits to most Rhode Island workers and protects your job security.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 2/6/2017

Cranston, RI

Organization Name: State of Rhode Island Department of Human Services
Address: Louis Pasteur Building
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
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.

Child Care Assistance Program
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
General Public Assistance
Disability Determination
Long term Services and supports
Medicaid Programs
RI Works [http://www.dhs.ri.gov/Programs/index.php]
Energy Assistance
Provider Profiles: We are an organization of opportunity, working hand-in-hand with other resources in Rhode Island to offer a full continuum of services for families, adults, children, elders, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 1/23/2018

North Kingstown, RI

Organization Name: Tri-County Community Action Agency
Address: 415 Tower Hill Road
North Kingstown, RI 02852
Phone: 401-351-2750
Services Provided: Heating Assistance & Weatherization
Head Start
Food Distribution
Emergency Services
Family Care Community Partnership (FCCP) [https://tricountyri.org/services/family-care-and-community-partnerships-program-fccp/]
Adult and Youth Education, Employment & Training [https://tricountyri.org/services/youth-education-training/]
North Kingstown [ https://tricountyri.org/locations/north-kingstown/]
Provider Profiles: Mission:
“To provide accessible, quality, and comprehensive social, educational, health, prevention, and other services to people in need,while empowering them to achieve the highest possible level of self-sufficiency and quality of life."

Tri-County Community Action Program has 12 sites in multiple communities throughout the State of Rhode Island.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/26/2019

North Providence, RI

Organization Name: Tri-Town Community Action Agency
Address: 33 Maple Ave
North Providence, RI 02911
Phone: 401-351-2750
Services Provided: Youth Prevention Services
Adult and Youth Education, Employment & Training [https://tricountyri.org/services/adult-and-youth-education-employment-training/]
Youth Sports [https://tricountyri.org/services/sports-recreation/]
Senior and Disabled Adult Case Management Program
Victim of Crime Advocacy Program (VOCA)
Victim of Crime Advocacy Program (VOCA) for D/deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf/Blind
Health Center [https://tricountyri.org/services/health-centers-lab/]
WIC Program
Provider Profiles: Mission:
“To provide accessible, quality, and comprehensive social, educational, health, prevention, and other services to people in need,while empowering them to achieve the highest possible level of self-sufficiency and quality of life."

Tri-County Community Action Program has 12 sites in multiple communities throughout the State of Rhode Island.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/26/2019

Wakefield, RI

Organization Name: Tri-County Community Action Agency
Address: 1935 Kingstown Road
Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: 401-789-3016
Toll Free Phone: 800-432-2605
Eligibility: Residents of Washington County and West Greenwich. Program participation are subject to eligiblity requirements
Services Provided: Head Start and Early Head Start
Joyful Learning Child Academy
Family Care Community Partnership (FCCP)
Senior and Disabled Adult Services
Heating Assistance (by appointment)
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
Provider Profiles: Mission:
“To provide accessible, quality, and comprehensive social, educational, health, prevention, and other services to people in need,while empowering them to achieve the highest possible level of self-sufficiency and quality of life."

Tri-County Community Action Program has 12 sites in multiple communities throughout the State of Rhode Island.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/26/2019

Westerly, RI

Organization Name: Tri-County Community Action Agency
Address: 34 Pond Street
Westerly, RI 02891
Phone: 401-519-1913
Eligibility: Basic Needs, Family Care Community Partnership (FCCP)
Services Provided: Head Start
Adult and Youth Education, Employment & Training
Food Distribution
Family Care Community Partnership
Heating Assistance
Weatherization
Youth Diversionary Program
Wayward Disobedient (assistance with filing)
[https://tricountyri.org/locations/westerly/]
Provider Profiles: Mission:
"To provide accessible, quality, and comprehensive social, educational, health, prevention, and other services to people in need, while empowering them to achieve the highest possible level of self-sufficiency and quality of life.”

Tri-County Community Action Agency has 12 Locations across the state. Helping individuals and families on the road to self-sufficiency since 1964."
Original Source: Rhode Island Quality Institute
Last Updated: 8/26/2019

Nationwide

1881 Rose Road
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
Phone: 847-545-1157
Address: 1881 Rose Road
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
Phone: 847-545-1157
Email: info@expectamiraclefoundation.org
Eligibility: Single working parents with children between the ages of 5 and 15 years old. Parents must be working a minimum of 20 hours a week and must meet the salary requirement guidelines.
Services Provided: Financial assistance to provide extracurricular activities for their children for working, single parents who are struggling due to lack of income.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
302 East 1860 South
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-377-5296
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Address: 302 East 1860 South
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-377-5296
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Eligibility: Any agricultural user/land owner or farm operator
Services Provided: Youth loan program. FSA makes loans to individual young persons to start and operate income-producing projects of modest size in connection with their participation in 4-H clubs, FFA, a Tribal youth group, or similar agricultural youth organization. The project being financed with an FSA Youth Loan needs to provide an opportunity for the young person to acquire experience and education in agriculture-related skills.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 4/23/2019
Littleton, CO 80160-0937
Phone: 303-798-2342
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Address: Littleton, CO 80160-0937
Phone: 303-798-2342
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Services Provided: Friends of Man was founded to provide donors with the opportunity to have 100% of their gift used for charitable purposes. Referring Professionals (health care and social workers, clergy, counselors, teachers, etc.) submit applications on behalf of people in need of assistance. Applications are accepted only from referring professionals. Friends of Man carefully considers all applications, referring to the federal poverty guidelines as well as all the information required on our application. If the request is approved, Friends of Man pays the vendor for the needed items or services.
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 4/17/2019
Organization Name: National Autism Association
Address: One Park Avenue Ste 1
Portsmouth, RI 02871
Phone: 401-293-5551
Toll Free Phone: 877-622-2884
Fax: 401-293-5342
Email: info@autismfamilyresources.org
Eligibility: Individuals with autism who are non-verbal or minimally verbal and whose communication challenges put them at increased risk of injury or harm. For those in extreme financial need.
Services Provided: To provide communication devices to individuals with autism. We have very limited funding for this program. Every application is carefully reviewed.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 7/2/2019
1461 Golden Drive
Dresher, PA 19025
Phone: 215-429-0006
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Address: 1461 Golden Drive
Dresher, PA 19025
Phone: 215-429-0006
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Email: giafoundation@comcast.net
Eligibility: A child with special needs, demonstrated financial need
Services Provided: To enhance the daily functioning of a child with special needs and his or her family by awarding assistance through the purchase of a specific item or items. This includes children with any physical disability (such as, but not limited to: spina bifida, paralysis, missing limbs) or illness (such as, but not limited to: cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, cancer).
Provider Profiles: Previously Gia Nicole Angel Foundation
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 4/18/2019
4060 Louis Ave.
Holiday, FL 34691
Phone: 727-937-3600
Address: 4060 Louis Ave.
Holiday, FL 34691
Phone: 727-937-3600
Toll Free Phone: 888-918-9004
Eligibility: Children ages 3 - 18 with a life-threatening medical condition
Services Provided: Kids Wish Network is a nonprofit charitable organization whose sole mission is to grant wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses. Additional programs include Hero of the Month, Holiday of Hope gifts, Project Toy Drop, and a funeral assistance program.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 11/14/2018
Organization Name: A.G. Bell
Address: 3714 Volta Place NW
Washington, DC 20007
Phone: 202-337-5220
TDD: 202-337-5221
Email: info@agbell.org
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Services Provided: AAG Bell Financial Aid programs. Also information about language development, early intervention, and hearing technology to help you ensure your child has the opportunity to develop language on par with children who have no hearing loss.
Provider Profiles: A.G. Bell, Association for the Deaf and Heard of Hearing
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/26/2018
234 Southern Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33405
Phone: 561-833-7332
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Address: 234 Southern Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33405
Phone: 561-833-7332
Toll Free Phone: 888-896-1588
Fax: 561-833-7962
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Email: info@locksoflove.org
Eligibility: Low income children 21 and under with long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis.
Services Provided: Provides hairpieces to financially disadvantaged children in the United States and Canada under age 21 suffering from long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis. Meets a unique need for these children by using donated hair to create the highest quality hair prosthetics.
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
7 Needle Court
Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368
Phone: 314-330-6947
Address: 7 Needle Court
Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368
Phone: 314-330-6947
Email: info@maggiewelby.org
Eligibility: Students (grades K-12) and families in financial need
Services Provided: The Maggie Welby Foundation was created to provide financial assistance for children in need, families in need, and organizations benefiting children. Applications for Grants and Fellowships online. Grants may extend to children and families in need of help with bills, athletic opportunities, medical needs, or an opportunity that a child would not otherwise have. All grants are awarded to the family, but are paid directly to the specific purpose for which the grant was applied.
Provider Profiles: Organizations that directly benefit children can also receive grants on an annual need.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 8/6/2018
Address: 375 Kings Highway North
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Toll Free Phone: 800-532-7667
Fax: 856-661-9797
Email: MSquestions@mymsaa.org
Eligibility: Individuals with MS
Services Provided: Ongoing support and direct services.

Individual Advocacy
Information and Referral
Equipment Distribution Program by application
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/8/2019
PO Box 521618
Salt Lake City, UT 84152
Phone: 385-645-4626
Address: PO Box 521618
Salt Lake City, UT 84152
Phone: 385-645-4626
Email: info@needsbeyondmedicine.org
Eligibility: Cancer patients
Services Provided: Provides financial assistance grants and online educational materials / workshops for cancer patients. Financial assistance is for non-medical expenses, such as transportation, rent and other living costs. Does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
Address: PA
Eligibility: US; will award assistance to applicants who successfully demonstrate need, up to $500.
Services Provided: Removes the red tape of traditional nonprofit organizations and uses the power of the Internet to provide direct and immediate assistance to families and individuals who desperately require a modest helping hand. No cash payments will be issued. We will pay bills or issue gift certificates only. The more specific the request the better chance of a helping hand.
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 7/11/2019
2041 Exchange Drive
St. Charles, MO 63303
Phone: 636-724-2227
Organization Name: Travelers Protective Association of America
Address: 2041 Exchange Drive
St. Charles, MO 63303
Phone: 636-724-2227
Toll Free Phone: 877-872-2638
Eligibility: Persons who experience deafness or a hearing deficiency
Services Provided: Provides financial aid to people who suffer deafness or hearing impairment and who need assistance in obtaining mechanical devices, medical or specialized treatment or specialized education as well as speech classes, note takers, interpreters, etc. and in other areas of need that are directly related to hearing impairment.
Provider Profiles: Quarterly review of applications
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 2/20/2018
W6316 Design Drive
Greenville, WI 54942
Address: W6316 Design Drive
Greenville, WI 54942
Toll Free Phone: 888-388-6344
Fax: 888-388-3224
Email: patsy.stephens@schoolspecialty.com
Eligibility: Sensory processing disorder, learning differences, attention and focus issues, behavioral concerns, and autistic spectrum disorder.
Services Provided: Products are hand-selected by experienced special needs professionals. Not only do they meet our high quality standards, they are also kid-tested and therapist, teacher and parent approved.

Adapted Arts and Crafts Materials
Adapted Toys
Assistive Technology Equipment
Assistive Technology Equipment Acquisition Assistance
Braille and Tactile Aids
Control and Signaling Aids
Low Vision Aids
Speech Aids
Visual/Reading Aids
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/12/2019
71 Broadway, Unit 255
New York, NY 10006
Phone: 844-234-3057
Address: 71 Broadway, Unit 255
New York, NY 10006
Phone: 844-234-3057
Email: mcahilll@singlecare.com
Services Provided: Prescription discount cards to help those who are struggling to afford the medicine they need, and we're completely free to join. SingleCare partners with major pharmacies.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 5/13/2019
840 S. 192nd Street
Seattle, WA 98148
Phone: 206-243-7377
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Address: 840 S. 192nd Street
Seattle, WA 98148
Phone: 206-243-7377
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Eligibility: No cost for books on tape to qualified persons.
Services Provided: A non-denominational Bible-based religious organization, nonprofit, that provides free books on tape to anyone who qualifies, including people who have visual impairments, dyslexia, or who have disabilities that make it difficult to hold a book or turn the pages.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/26/2018
Address: Oakland, CA
Phone: 510-771-1417
Toll Free Phone: 877-565-8860
Email: contact@translife.org
Eligibility: Individuals going through problems being a transgender or gender non-conforming individuals.
Services Provided: Provides a toll free crisis hotline for transgender and gender non-conforming individuals in the United States and Canada. Microgrants and guidance for updating an ID affirming gender
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
4601 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 260
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 323-954-0820
Address: 4601 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 260
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Phone: 323-954-0820
Email: info@usvariety.org
Eligibility: US and worldwide, varies by location, income-based
Services Provided: A grant program for equipment and services for mobility, independence and social inclusion; communication equipment and services, education, self-esteem for children and children's organizations; life-saving medical equipment, healthcare and well-being for individual children and children's health organizations. Programs: Freedom, Life-Saving, Future
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 8/12/2019
3820 Blackhawk Road
Danville, CA 94506
Phone: 925-736-8234
Organization Name: Wheelchair Foundation
Address: 3820 Blackhawk Road
Danville, CA 94506
Phone: 925-736-8234
Toll Free Phone: 877-378-3839
Fax: 925-648-0163
Eligibility: Disabled individuals in need of wheelchair and without means to acquire
Services Provided: A nonprofit organization with the goal to provide a free wheelchair to every child, teen and adult worldwide who needs one but has no means to acquire one.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 6/3/2019