Need help? Scroll down to learn more about how our Coordinated Entry team can help connect you with emergency shelter, housing and supportive services.

How can I get help?

If you are homeless or at-risk of becoming homeless, please contact us at or 401-277-4316.

By doing so, you will be connected with our Coordinated Entry Team, who is responsible for helping neighbors in need connect with emergency shelter*, housing and resources.

Our hotline is staffed weekdays (excluding major holidays); messages and emails are accepted 24/7.

*Please note that shelter is not guaranteed.

How can I access rental assistance through Housing Help RI during COVID-19?

If you are at risk of eviction and require rental assistance during COVID-19, you can apply for help at Housing Help RI.

Click here to learn more and see if you are eligible for assistance.

What is Coordinated Entry?

Coordinated Entry is a standardized assessment and referral process that helps rapidly end each household's homelessness by connecting them with appropriate shelter, housing and resources as quickly as possible.

Click here to learn more.

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