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

Regional Resources

Mental Health and Substance Use

Newport Mental Health

https://www.newportmentalhealth.org/
127 Johnny Cake Hill, Middletown, RI 02842

Founded in 1964, Newport County Community Mental Health Center provides trauma informed evidence-based services to children, adolescents, families, and adults who are experiencing problems with mental illness, substance abuse or stress in their lives that would benefit from counseling and other behavioral health services and supports. Our person-centered recovery approach to care offers individuals a chance to achieve a better quality of life and recovery from emotional illness.

Newport Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health

https://www.lifespan.org/centers-services/bradley-outpatient-services/services-newport-ri
19 Friendship Street Borden, Carey Building, Suite 340, Newport, RI 02840

The Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health practice at Newport Hospital represents a partnership between Bradley and Newport hospitals to address the greater need for pediatric mental health care in Newport County. Wei Song, MD, a psychiatrist, offers a full range of outpatient services to Newport families as an extension of Bradley Hospital. Children between the ages of 3 and 17 years are accepted for evaluation. The program was made possible by grants from the Van Beuren Charitable Foundation.

CODAC

http://www.codac.org/
93 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840

For more than 45 years, CODAC has worked with individuals, families and communities in RI. We provide comprehensive outpatient and community-based resources to those living and struggling with the challenges of substance use disorder and behavioral healthcare issues. As a result, CODAC designed programs to promote and support recovery. We also help participants acquire the skills necessary to lead healthy and fulfilling lives.

Hope Recovery Center of Newport

https://www.hoperecoverycenter.org/
50 Washington Square, Newport, RI 02840

At the Hope Recovery Center of Newport County our approach is to offer support for people to choose recovery as an achievable way out of substance use and mental health challenges. Our Certified Peer Recovery Specialist direct services, community activities and outreach, will help support people with sustained recovery management by building personal recovery capital. 

Trinity Village

https://www.trinityvillage.org/
58 E Main Rd, Middletown, RI 02842

Are you looking for a sober living environment and healthy living alternatives on Aquidneck Island? We are conveniently located in Portsmouth, Middletown and Newport, Rhode Island, on the scenic Aquidneck Island coastal area. We are a leading provider in New England of extended care for men, women, and children. The Trinity Village projects strive to foster growth and confidence in its families with a proven wellness model while drawing support from a rich variety of sources. Staff, volunteers, partners, and friends in the recovery community embrace a unified spirit to support successful independent living for individuals, and their families.

East Bay Community Action Program

https://www.ebcap.org/
6 John H Chafee Blvd, Newport, RI 02840

People come first at East Bay Community Action Program. We are a private, non-profit 501 (c) (3) corporation that provides a wide array of health and human services to the residents of Rhode Island’s East Bay, including the municipalities of: East Providence, Barrington, Warren, Bristol, Tiverton, Little Compton, Portsmouth, Middletown, Newport and Jamestown. We are mission driven. When a resident walks through our doors, we get to know them personally. Then, we connect them with the right services, at the right time.

The Samaritans of Rhode Island

http://samaritansri.org/

A suicide prevention resource for Rhode Islanders, The Samaritans will be the “agency of choice” for individuals, families and other community stakeholders who seek information relating to suicide prevention, grief support, education and resources.

Prevent Overdose RI

https://preventoverdoseri.org/
This website was born out of Governor Raimondo’s executive order to create new task force and develop a publicly-visible dashboard website to address the current opioid overdose epidemic.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
(800) 273-TALK; (800) 273-8255; TTY: 1-800-799-4889
24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Your call is routed to the nearest crisis center in the national network of more than 150 crisis centers.

Disaster Distress Helpline

https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/disaster-distress-helpline
1-800-985-5990; 
TTY: 1-800-846-8517
Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after any natural or human-caused disaster. Call this toll-free number to be connected to the nearest crisis center for information, support, and counseling.

SAMHSA’s National Helpline

http://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline
1-800-662-HELP (4357) TTY: 1-800-487-4889
Also known as the Treatment Referral Routing Service, this Helpline provides 24-hour, free and confidential treatment referral and information about mental and/or substance use disorders, prevention, and recovery in English and Spanish.

Phoenix Academy at Wallum Lake

www.phoenixhouse.org
2076 Wallum Lake Road, Pascoag, RI 02859
401-568-1770

Phoenix House New England, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) substance use treatment organization, was founded in 1967 in Providence, Rhode Island, and has grown throughout the region to serve more than 3,500 men and women annually through 20 programs in four states.

AdCare Rhode Island

https://adcare.com/locations/rhode-island/

Detox is a crucial aspect of the inpatient program, as it addresses the body’s physical/chemical dependence on a substance. Going through detox allows individuals to rid their body of toxins, and to focus on the emotional and psychological elements of healing. AdCare Rhode Island provides medically-monitored withdrawal management services for a range of addictive substances. The focus is on monitoring withdrawal symptoms and medicating as appropriate to insure a safe withdrawal. Additionally, the clinical program introduces the disease concept of addiction and the principles of a healthy recovery.

Gateway Healthcare – Caritas

www.gatewayhealth.org

Gateway Healthcare provides outstanding treatment, intervention and prevention services to adults and children of all cultural and economic backgrounds with behavioral and substance abuse issues, through its residential, outpatient and community-based programs. With numerous locations across the state, Gateway Healthcare delivers services to more than 25,000 Rhode Islanders each year.

BH Link

https://www.bhlink.org/

BH Link is a behavioral health facility designed to provide immediate assistance to a person in crisis by providing innovative crisis intervention services, and connecting people to ongoing treatment and care. Services are provided by our professional team of registered nurses, counselors, psychiatrists, phone screeners, and peer specialists. Our clinicians will listen to clients’ concerns and take the necessary steps to get people through their crisis, and help make connections to longer term services if needed.

 

Start Your Recovery

https://startyourrecovery.org/

Offers people who are dealing with substance use issues a single source of reputable, objective information about signs, symptoms, conditions, treatment options, and resources — presented in a user-friendly format and in language that’s easy to understand.

 

Family Resources

Child and Family Services

https://childandfamilyri.com/
31 John Clarke Road, Middletown, RI 02842
1268 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02905

At Child & Family, we hold two core beliefs. That individuals and communities thrive when supported by strong families and that a community works best when it accepts responsibility for all of its members. These beliefs influence everything we do and have guided our growth since we first opened our doors in 1866.

The Family Task Force

https://www.familytaskforce.org/
535 Centerville Road Suite 202, Warwick, RI 02886

The Family Task Force is a strong group of active and informed families of youth and adults who have or had opioid and substance use disorders and those who provide support, educate, and advocate for accessible and effective substance use prevention, treatment, response, and services that promote abstinence and recovery.

MakeTheConnection

https://www.maketheconnection.net/

Supported by the US Department of Veterans Affairs
MakeTheConnection.net is an online resource designed to connect Veterans, their family members and friends, and other supporters with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their lives..

Veteran’s Crisis Line

http://www.veteranscrisisline.net/
1-800-273-8255 press 1
TTY: 1-800-799-4889

Connects veterans in crisis (and their families and friends) with qualified, caring Department of Veterans’ Affairs responders through a confidential, toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.

MA & RI Poison Control Center and Prevention

http://www.maripoisoncenter.com/

The Regional Center for Poison Control and Prevention is a not-for-profit organization that provides assistance and expertise in the medical diagnosis, management and prevention of poisonings involving the people of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. In addition to serving the public by staffing the Poison Help Hotline 24 hours a day, seven days a week, our staff of doctors, nurses and pharmacists work to educate the public, collaborate with other professionals, and to extend the reach of our poison prevention message.

Other Family and Adolescent Resources

CEDARR Center401-365-6855
Big Brothers/Big Sisters401-432-9955
Care Net RI -24 hour pregnancy hotline1-800-395-HELP (4357)
Child Abuse Hotline RI800-RI-CHILD
Gay and Questioning Youth800-850-8078
Shepard Program401-353-3900
Dorcas Place401-273-8866
Family Services of RI401-331-1350 ext. 3162
Mental Health Counseling401-822-1360
Counseling for Teenagers and Adolescents401-822-1360
Northern RI Visitation Center401-769-4558
Runaway Help800-RUNAWAY (786-2929)