Staff Directory

I am a member of the press, who do I contact?


Please email the Communication & Engagement Coordinator, Angelina Denomme, at angelina@rihomeless.org 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: ri.hmis.cc You can find more resources here: rihomeless.org/looking-for-help




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 eszamocki@rihomeless.org. You can make a donation on our website at rihomeless.org/donate or send us a check to our offices at 1070 Main St Suite 304 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. lindsay@rihomeless.org melissa@rihomeless.org




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 hmis@rihomeless.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 eszamocki@rihomeless.org.




I am a lawyer or shelter provider who would like to get involved in the Legal Clinic, who do I contact?


Visit https://www.rihomeless.org/legal-clinic to get more information. To sign up for an upcoming legal clinic, or to bring a clinic to your site, please contact our Community Programs Manager Melissa Cruz at melissa@rihomeless.org and Community Programs Analyst, VISTA Shirley Jones at shirley@rihomeless.org.