I am a member of the press, who do I contact?
Please email the Communication & Engagement Coordinator, Angelina Denomme, at email@example.com or call/text her at (401) 757-0821
I am a Rhode Islander who is seeking shelter or housing resources, who do I call?
If you are currently experiencing homelessness or about to be homeless please call the Coordinated Entry System (CES). Help line agents are available Monday – Friday 9AM – 9PM
and Holidays & Weekends 2PM – 9PM. All times are local estern standard.
Their phone number is: 401-277-4316
As of January, the help line is currently able to serve the following languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese, & Haitian Creole.
If it is not safe for you to call, or if you simply don't have the time, please fill out this form and we will call/text/email you back (usually within 2 days). The secure form can be found here:
You can find more resources here:
I would like to make a monetary donation but have a question, who do I contact?
All questions relating to monetary donations and fundraising can be directed to our Fundraising Coordinator Emily Szamocki at
You can make a donation on our website at rihomeless.org/donate or send us a check to our offices at
1070 Main St
Pawtucket, RI 02860
I would like to donate goods (clothes, food, toys, care packages), who should I speak to?
Please emaily our Community Programs & Special Projects Lead Lindsay Cutler and CC our Community Programs Manager Melissa Cruz. The Coalition does not accept used clothes donations.
I have a question about HMIS data, who should I contact?
Please do not contact HMIS team members directly for such inquiries, instead please email the HMIS helpdesk at firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our team members will be able to assist you immediately. For more information, visit rihomeless.org/hmis
I want to get involved in the Coalition's work, how do I do that?
We would love to have you volunteer, intern, or even lead a fundraising team!
If you'd like to donate your time or intern please fill out the form here: rihomeless.org/volunteers
If you'd like to get involved in fundraising with us, please contact our Fundraising Coordinator Emily Szamocki at