director@riprevention.org 401 835 5311 PO Box 173 Adamsville, RI 02801

Grandfamily Support Group

Caregiving for grandchildren is a unique experience that can put a strain on family dynamics in many different ways. Child & Family, in collaboration with the Newport County Prevention Coalition, offers a support group for grandparents who are the primary caregivers for their grandchildren by providing an opportunity to come together and provide mutual support
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The Great Flamingo Hunt!

Newport County, RI

  Click Here to Buy Tickets! How it works: Click the link above to sign up and get a family code, instructions, and a Where's Wingo Map. Using map, participants search for flamingos in Newport County and scan QR codes on each flamingo found, gaining a new entry with every flamingo scanned. Grand raffle winners
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$20.00

Newport County Prevention Night

Cardine's Field 20 America's Cup Ave, Newport, RI

Visit Newport Gulls Website to View 2021 Schedule Join us June 16th at Cardines Field for Newport County Prevention Night! Enjoy the ball game between the Newport Gulls and Danbury Westerners & learn more about prevention resources available to you and your family. First pitch to be thrown by Governor Daniel McKee!

Suicide Prevention Forum

Click Here To Register for the Suicide Prevention Forum Webinar Join a discussion focused on Suicide Prevention on June 17th, 2021 with a panel of experts representing local suicide prevention efforts in Newport County, RI. Our featured panelists include: Leigh Reposa MSW, LICSW, Manager of the Youth Suicide Prevention Program The Rhode Island Youth Suicide
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Free

Newport Police Aquidneck Night Out

Easton's Beach 175 Memorial Blvd, Newport, RI

Celebrate Safety and Crime Prevention with the Newport Police Department on Thursday, August 5th from 4PM-6PM! Stop by our booth for free Safe Medicine Kits, resources, and fun games/activities for all ages!   Visit Newport RI Police Department | Facebook for more information.

Grandfamily Support Group – August Meeting

Child & Family Services of Newport 31 John Clarke Rd, Middletown, RI

August 17th, 2021 4:00PM If you are interested in attending or referring potential members, please contact Gregory Thompson at gthompson@riprevention.org. Location: Child & Family Services of Newport 19 Valley Rd, Middletown, RI 02842

PASTA Fundraiser: Applebee’s To-Go

Applebee's 349 West Main Rd, Middletown, RI

Grandparents Day is September 12th, celebrate with your grandparents by picking up dinner for the whole family at Applebee’s in Middletown, RI from 4-9PM! 15% of your To-Go order will be donated to the Grandfamily Support Initiative, a program dedicated to offering support and resources to grandparents raising their grandchildren. Show your server the printed
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PASTA Fundraiser: Chipotle

Chipotle 11 E Main Rd, Middletown, RI

Visit Chipotle of Middletown, RI on Monday September 13th from 4-8PM and do good with burritos! Bring in the flyer below, show it on your smartphone, or tell the cashier you're supporting the cause to make sure that 33% of your order total be donated to the Grandfamily Support Initiative. Ordering online is also available! Use
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Grandfamily Support Group – September Meeting

Child & Family Services of Newport 31 John Clarke Rd, Middletown, RI

September 21st, 2021 3:00PM If you are interested in attending or referring potential members, please contact Gregory Thompson at gthompson@riprevention.org. Location: Child & Family Services of Newport 31 John Clarke Rd, Middletown, RI 02842

Grandfamily Support Group – October Meeting

Child & Family Services of Newport 31 John Clarke Rd, Middletown, RI

October 19th, 2021 3:00PM If you are interested in attending or referring potential members, please contact Gregory Thompson at gthompson@riprevention.org. Location: Child & Family Services of Newport 31 John Clarke Rd, Middletown, RI 02842

Newport – Drug Take Back Day

Newport County Campus - Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) 1 John H Chafee Blvd, Newport, RI

    Safely dispose of your unwanted medications, over the counter medications, e-cigarettes, and vapes on October 23rd 10am-2pm Location: CCRI Parking Lot, 1 John H Chafee BLVD, Newport RI 02840

Tiverton – Drug Take Back Day

Tiverton Police Department 20 Industrial Way, Tiverton, RI

Visit the Tiverton Police Department on October 23rd from 10 am - 2 pm to dispose of unwanted prescriptions, over the counter medications, e-cigarettes or vapes.