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The Benefits Hub offers students basic needs assistance grounded in respect, trust, and equity. If you are couch surfing, need food, having trouble paying a bill, or simply don't know where to get a bet365体育 question answered, we're here for you.

What's New?

Sign-up for Low-Income Heating Assistance (LIHEAP) during the month of September!  Households must meet 60% of Rhode Island's Median Income Levels that are set each program year. See the current guidelines here.

  • You don't have to be on public assistance
  • You don't need to have an unpaid heating bill
  • You can either rent or own your home

To apply, contact your local Community Action Agency


Sign-up for holiday food baskets and Toys for Tots starting October 1st.  For more info, contact the Salvation Army nearest you:

  • PROVIDENCE:  360 Broad Street, 02907 401-831-1119
  • PAWTUCKET:  102 High Street, 02862    401-723-9533
  • NEWPORT:      51 Memorial Blvd, 02840 401-846-3234


Faculty/Staff: refer students here.

Students: Self-refer here or reach out via talk, text, Starfish, or email. Meet in person, virtually or by phone.  Schedule an appointment here

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