Program staff help doctors contact building officials, and help tenants get legal support.
Renters with landlords who have not fixed suspected housing code violations that are trigger asthma.
Group sessions lead by Peer Leaders meet for 2 1/2 hours per week for 6 weeks.
Adults (18+ years old) who have, or who care for someone with, a chronic condition such as asthma, arthritis, cancer, COPD, diabetes, or heart disease
Free. Incentives are provided to participants.
Facilitated by two certified peer leaders in group sessions. 2 ½ hours per week for six weeks.
Anyone 18 years of age or older.
Certified Diabetes Outpatient Educators trained Registered Nurses, Registered Dietitians or Pharmacists, lead individual or group consultations in doctors' offices, pharmacies or dedicated sites.
Adults (18+ years old) with diabetes referred by a healthcare provider.
Covered under some health insurance plans, may require co-pay.
Group sessions lead by certified Peer Leaders, teach techniques to deal with physical and emotional symptoms of diabetes, promote exercise, proper use of medications, and healthy eating, and effective communication. Sessions meet for 2 1/2 hours per week for 6 weeks.
Adults (18+ years old) who have, or who care for someone with, diabetes.
Free or low cost
While this program is designed for people at risk for developing type 2 diabetes, it has broader health benefits, too. It can help you:
Can you change by yourself? Maybe – but you don’t have to. We’re here to support you. Your Healthy for Life coach and other group members are here to help you succeed.
This free or low-cost program can help you achieve your healthier lifestyle goals. The program follows a national, evidence-based curriculum approved by the Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Group sessions meet once a week for 16 weeks. Continuing support is offered twice a month, then monthly. Learn more
Adults (18+ years old) with pre-diabetes or a history of gestational diabetes, or people at risk for developing Type 2 diabetes
Free or low cost
Eight two-hour, small group sessions led by a trained facilitator.
Senior adults (60 + years old) who are ambulatory and able to problem solve.
Facilitated by two certified peer leaders in group sessions of 2 1/2 hours per week for six weeks. Class participants will receive a copy of The Caregiver Help Book, developed specifically for the class.
Anyone 18 years and older who is a caregiver to an older adult
Anyone ages 13+ who uses lit cigarettes, e-cigarettes or vaping devices, or other tobacco products can use this free service. Your healthcare provider or counselor will refer you to free help to treat nicotine addiction and will be able to track your progress to support you on your quit journey.
Women who are pregnant can get up to NINE free counseling session by phone, plus free support tools and referrals to more services in Rhode Island.
Callers Ages 18+ Can Get free NRT Products to Step-Down Nicotine Dependence!
Free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) is available to patients ages 18+ in minimum two-week supplies of gum, patches, or lozenges, but only while supplies last. Some patients may receive more quantities at no extra charge, while supplies last. Refer patients today!
Patients who use tobacco that have been referred by a healthcare provider, counselor, or behavioral health professional.
Group sessions with a certified leader meet for 6 weeks, 3 times per week.
People with arthritis who can be on their feet for 10 minutes without increased pain.
From $0 to $15 and usually includes a book