Department of Human Services


The Rhode Island Department of Human Services (DHS) abides by state law to provide public assistance to residents of the state who are in need and who meet the eligibility requirements of the various programs, which constitute public assistance. DHS is an organization of opportunity, working collaboratively with other resources in RI to offer a full continuum of services for families, adults, children, elders, individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Agency Address
57 Howard Avenue
Cranston, RI,02920


Rules Coordinator
Kimberly Rauch
[email protected]