Homeless Bill of Rights Cards
These cards clearly explain how the Homeless Bill of Rights works and offer our number to call if your rights have been violated. Available for printing in legal size in an English Version and a Spanish Version (3 per page).
Providence Street Rights Cards
These new cards outline some of the basic rights, laws, and regulations individuals have while on the streets in Providence. Individual Card
& printable Legal Size Version
(3 per page).
Landlord Tenant Handbook
The Landlord Tenant Handbook is a reference guide for both landlords and tenants outlining each parties' legal rights according to RI state law.
Rhode Island Client Grievance Process
This document outlines the process for client grievances and lists answers to frequently asked questions. Please note that this applies only to programs that receive Consolidated Homeless Fund (CHF) monies. If you have a grievance against a program that does not receive CHF funding, please contact RICH for more information - 401-721-5685.
The Rhode Island Community Food Bank keeps a list of food pantries and directions on how to contact them on their website.
Restaurant Meals Program Evaluation Report
The Restaurant Meals Program is a pilot program launched to explore allowing recipients of the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) to use their benefits in a few restaurants in Rhode Island. View the evaluation of the first year of the program from October 2011 to November 2012.
Report Card on Opening Doors Rhode Island
On October 24, 2013, the Rhode Island Coalition for the Homeless released our Report Card on Opening Doors Rhode Island: Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. Unfortunately, Rhode Island only got a C+! Find out why: