We're Getting a New Website, Thanks to Fidelity!
Family Service of RI is excited to partner with Fidelity to help build a new website for us! Skill-based volunteering at its finest! In the photo above is the team from Fidelity and Family Service of RI after the first planning meeting, which took place at our Hope Street office in Providence. Watch this space for our new, user-friendly website coming your way this fall! Many thanks to Common Impact for helping to make it possible.
"FCCP Helped My Family; They Can Help Yours!"
Need help? The Family Care Community Partnership (FCCP), led by Family Service of RI, "helped my family; they can help yours." Click on a video below to learn more about this free service that works to help children succeed at home, in school and in the community. For more information, call (401) 331-1350 or (401) 519-2280. Or click on a flyer here.
¿Necesita ayuda? Family Care Community Partnership (FCCP) dirigido por Family Service of RI, trabajará con usted para ayudar a su hijo/hija a tener éxito en el hogar, en la escuela y en la comunidad. ¡Con ningún costo para usted! Para mas información, llame (401) 519-2280 or (401) 331-1350. Un volante es aquí.
Radio Renacer 96.5 entrevista Diana Gamez de FCCP/Family Service of RI aqui.
Foster Parents Needed!
Family Service of Rhode Island has a waiting list of children needing loving homes. Maybe yours! Singles, partnered, married are eligible!
Foster parents receive a stipend, 24/7 support, and many other benefits. Click here for more information about foster parenting. You can reach our foster care recruiter Leidy Alves at 401-660-7822. Or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can contact her at any time.
We take pride in all families! Read about our outreach for LGBTQQI foster parents here. If you Facebook or Twitter, spread the word using the hashtag #wetakeprideinallfamilies. Thank you for helping us spread the word via social media!
Volunteer for the Walking School Bus!
The Providence Children’s Initiative Walking School Bus supports a wide range of student-centered goals, including daily school attendance, on-time arrival, daily exercise, positive adult role models, and parent engagement. We are seeking volunteers to walk kids to school – a great way to connect with kids and get your daily exercise. You can volunteer once a month, once a week, or every day.
Call 401-331-1350 ext. 3603 for more information about the "Walking School Bus," or email by clicking here.
Find the Walking School Bus on Facebook here. View a video about the program here.
Susan Culpo, a Walking School Bus volunteer who leads one of the routes says, "It is the most gratifying, fun, important part of my day. It takes minutes and it's very helpful making sure these fabulous children arrive to school safe, happy and on time...You will love it."
To improve the overall health and well-being of the communities we serve
through high impact partnerships
and high quality innovative programs.
Family Service of RI, Inc.
55 Hope Street, P.O. Box 6688, Providence, RI 02940-6688
Administrative Offices: 134 Thurbers Avenue, Providence, RI 02905
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A Family Service of RI Division
A Family Service of RI Affiliate