One of Trinity Rep’s core values is community. To help serve the people of Rhode Island, we compiled a list of resources that may be of use and will update regularly.

Government Agencies and Public Health Authorities

Rhode Island Department of Health
Centers for Disease Control
World Health Organization

Food Assistance

Food Sites around Rhode Island
The Rhode Island Food Bank

Information about Testing

From the Rhode Island Department of Health
CVS minute testing sign-ups
Walk Up Testing: Providence (Symptomatic)
Robert L. Bailey IV Elementary School (65 Gordon Avenue, Providence) – check to see if you qualify

Information about Unemployment

Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training
National Resource Directory
Workplace Fairness
Economic Progress Institute
Rhode Island Center for Justice
Rhode Island Employment Resource Page

Housing Rights

Dealing with a foreclosure or eviction threat, of any kind?
Reach out to Christopher Samih-Rotondo to access free legal counsel (through the Center for Justice) or
Leave a voicemail at Direct Action for Rights and Equality (DARE)
(401) 351-6960
Direct Action for Rights and Equality (DARE)
Housing Help RI

Cleaning Supplies

To request a Be Safe Kit with cleaning/household and safety supplies from Family Service of Rhode Island:
Be Safe Kit Request Form (English)
Be Safe Kit Request Form (Spanish)

Information for Artists and Educators

Rhode Island State Council for the Arts
The National Endowment for the Arts
Americans for the Arts
Health and Wellness Resources for musicians, including Grocery Grants
A State-by-State Resource Guide for Music Professionals Who Need Help During Coronavirus Crisis
Freelance Artists
For Actors
Help with Printing Needs for Distance Learning from YMCA Providence (Free)

Information for Immigrants

The Immigrant Coalition of Rhode Island
Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition
The Latino Policy Institute
Rhode Island Latino Arts

Education, Social, and Physical Remote Resources for Parents and Youth

Arts Instructional Resources
Youth Pride RI
Free Music Classes from Girls Rock RI! (Cost waived for children and adults whose income have been affected by COVID-19)
Free Exercise classes from Greater Providence YMCA
Free subscriptions for news and entertainment

Self-Care and Self Compassion

During this difficult time in self-quarantine, it is important to practice self-care and self-compassion.

Our community partner, SOAR (Sisters Overcoming Abusive Relationships), suggests these 10 Books That Promote Self-Love for Survivors, where survivors of domestic violence have found helpful along their road to recovery. These books promote self-love, healing, and self-reflection.

Our community partner, COAAST, (Creating Outreach About Addiction Support Together), has a number of resources for those battling addiction.

Addiction Center – COVID resources

Voter Registration

March On
How to vote by mail in Rhode Island

Our Indigenous Community

The Tomaquag Museum
Indigenous Environmental Network

Civil Rights and Justice

RI Black Business Listings and Assistance
Black Lives Matter RI
Urban League of RI
NAACP-Newport Branch
Princes 2 Kings Providence (P2K PVD) – A Rhode Island Department of Health-funded male youth Mentorship program that serves inner-city youth of color.
Nat’l Association of Black Law Enforcement Officers, Inc.
Community Justice Exchange
National Lawyers Guild 
Reclaim the Block 
Minnesota Freedom Fund 
Southern Poverty Law Center 
RI Solidarity Fund