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Unwavering support and advocacy for education, employment, and self-improvement are cornerstones of our community. If you are presently out of a job, under-employed, looking to re-enter the workforce, or require assistance with your resume, our resources are here to help. Call 401.421.4111 ext. 411 for more details.

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United Way 211 – Rhode Island
Location:

50 Valley Street, Providence, RI 02909
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Phone:

211 or 401.444.0652

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Description:

2-1-1 is the statewide resource center for information and referrals, and it comes with the support and expertise of a national network of referral experts.

 

2-1-1 provides a trained and caring human connection – a call specialist – who helps people find assistance on everything from childcare needs and mental health issues, food and heating assistance, to gambling problems and elder care services. In the event of a significant storm or natural disaster, United Way 2-1-1 in Rhode Island support state agencies and connects people to critical services.

Workforce Partnership of Greater Rhode Island
Location:

Center General Complex, Building 73-3 1511 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920
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Phone:

401.462.8730

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Description:

The Workforce Partnership of Greater Rhode Island is an employment and training resource providing responsive, market-based solutions for employers and potential workers. They are one of two state Workforce Investment Boards charged with partnering with local industries to increase labor and training initiatives within the state. We collaborate with business, labor, education leaders and community-based organizations to providing measurable and comprehensive market-driven based employment and training services.

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