If you are experiencing domestic violence many organizations exist to assist you with help-lines, advocacy and relocation services.
WARNING: Your abuser may monitor your internet use and may be able to view your computer activity. If you feel your computer isn’t secure, use a computer in another location that your abuser can’t access.
Blackstone Shelter: Providing advocacy, emergency shelter and housing services; P.O. Box 5643, Pawtucket 02862; (401)723-3057
Elizabeth Buffam Chase House: Crisis intervention and prevention services; P.O. Box 9476, Warwick 02889; (401)738-1700
Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence: Advocacy services; 422 Post Road, Suite 101, Warwick 02888; (401)467-9940
Sojourner House: Providing advocacy, emergency shelter and housing services; 386 Smith St. Providence, RI 02908; (401) 861-6191
SOAR (Sisters Overcoming Abusive Relationships): Help-line; (401) 467-9940
Women’s Center of Rhode Island: Emergency housing, child enrichment, support groups, education & outreach; PO Box 3300, Providence 02906; (401)861-2760
Women’s Resource Center of South County: Help-line, drop-in center, support groups, residential services, advocacy, prevention, education; 61 Main Street, Wakefield 02879; (401)782-3990
Women’s Resource Center (serving Newport and Bristol Counties): Housing, emergency cell phones, counseling, advocacy, support groups; 114 Touro Street, Newport 02840; (401)847-2533