BASIC NEEDS ASSISTANCE

Qualifying candidates must:

  • Be a resident in a Rhode Island.

  • Have little or no income

  • Be in recovery from alcohol and/or substance misuse

Guidelines:

  • Funds awarded will be paid directly to purchases, not individuals

  • Requests may not exceed $300 total per person

  • Funds will be awarded on a one-time basis

  • Examples of qualifying needs include but are not limited to clothing, hygiene products, food, medication and transportation