Family Service of Rhode Island Senior Vice President Susan Erstling will provide her expertise on military-family trauma in an upcoming presentation focusing on the children and adolescents of service personnel.
As the April 15 deadline to file income tax returns approaches, United Way of Rhode Island and the office of General Treasurer Gina Raimondo along with community partners are turning to Twitter to raise awareness about the Earned Income Tax Credit and the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance programs.
The burden of housing costs leaves Latinos in Rhode Island with little purchasing power, according to data released Thursday by HousingWorks RI and the Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University.
Twin River Casino recently gave a $60,000 donation to the Tomorrow Fund to provide financial and emotional support to children with cancer and their families who are treated in the fund’s Clinic Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Center at Hasbro Children’s Hospital.
Fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish, Cristina Amedeo directs the United Way’s 2-1-1 program, a free and confidential 24/7 information and referral helpline that connects Rhode Islanders from all walks of life with human- services programs to help cope with difficult times. The 2-1-1 service has handled more than 1 million requests for help since 2007, including 213,595 calls in 2013 – a new record. more
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