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The Providence Center Announces Teen Recovery Center Opening

Posted: Fri, June 22, 2018
On Thursday, June 21, The Providence Center (TPC) and Anchor Recovery announced the opening of the Jim Gillen Teen Center, Rhode Island’s first facility designed for teens in recovery from addiction. The Center will be staffed by people in long-term recovery and offer teens age-appropriate supports including meetings, one-on-one recovery coaching, and...

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Partners HealthCare and Care New England Sign Definitive Agreement

Posted: Wed, May 23, 2018
Providence, R.I. – May 23, 2018 – Partners HealthCare and Care New England Health System today announced the signing of a definitive agreement formalizing Partners’ planned acquisition of Care New England (CNE). The affiliation will help ensure that high-quality, affordable care remains available through the CNE institutions for the people...

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TPC Poetry Group: Healing Through the Written Word

Posted: Tue, May 08, 2018
By: Jake Bissaro “Here’s a good one - write about one of your phobias.” It’s the beginning of TPC’s weekly poetry group, and clinician Erika Berrio is listing off possible topics for the group poem, in which participants write a few lines each on the topic and pass it along...

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Multi Systemic Therapy: An Evidence-Based Practice for At-Risk Youth

Posted: Tue, April 10, 2018
by: Jake Bissaro The Providence Center’s (TPC) Child and Family division, located at 520 Hope Street, offers various levels of care for children of all ages. For at-risk teens ages 12-17 exhibiting behaviors like substance abuse, arrests, truancy, and involvement with delinquent peers, Multi-Systemic Therapy (MST) is a nationally-recognized treatment...

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TPC Awarded $54,000 from RI Foundation’s RIGHA Fund

Posted: Fri, March 30, 2018
Today it was announced that The Providence Center (TPC) will receive $54,000 in funding through the Rhode Island Group Health Association (RIGHA) Foundation Fund, made possible by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. TPC’s award, given as part of more than $280,000 in grants for everything from providing medical care to uninsured...

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