Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Friday, April 18, 2014

Have You Ever Thought About Becoming a Foster Parent?

Family Service of Rhode Island has a waiting list of children needing loving homes. These boys and girls may have been removed from their families due to physical abuse, parent drug and alcohol abuse, neglect or other issues.

To help find these youngsters homes, Family Service of Rhode Island is holding an information open house for anyone interested in becoming a foster parent on Wednesday, April 23, 5 to 7 p.m. in the agency’s offices at 134 Thurbers Avenue, Providence, moments off Route 95. Click here for directions.

Weekly payment to foster parents help to support the placement of the child, and Family Service of Rhode Island provides on-call support twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, including holidays.

For more information on how you can change a child’s life through foster care, contact Greg Wright at 401-331-1350 ext. 3305, or email wrightgr@familyserviceri.org,

To visit the agency's foster care page, please click here. To fill out an inquiry form, please click here.

Family Service of RI is a statewide non-profit human service and educational organization. 

Friday, April 11, 2014

Honored for Helping Crime Victims

On April 9, 2014, Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin honored our late colleague Scott Simmons for his work with crime victims.

More photos and the story are available here.