This Guide provides information about government assistance programs and community-based resources that help low- and modest-income Rhode Islanders meet basic needs. The Guide provides a general overview, eligibility rules and application information for each program in the areas of Income Supports, Food Assistance, Health Care, Child Care, Housing, Utilities and Tax Credits.
- Guide Update (March 23, 2020) – COVID-19: Getting Health Coverage and Health Care
- Guide Update (March 17, 2020) – EPI Stands with Rhode Islanders Grappling with the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- Guide Update (February 2020) – Alert about February SNAP benefits and updated information about affordable insurance options
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