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TPC School Census Continues to Climb

Posted: Tue, February 13, 2018
By: Kaitlyn Barnett Since last summer, The Providence Center School (TPC School), a special education school for students in preschool through grade 12 diagnosed with emotional and behavioral disorders, has seen an increase in census greater than 50%. Both the elementary and high school classes have grown substantially and the middle...

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Recovery Navigation Program: A Community Success Story

Posted: Wed, January 31, 2018
By: Jake Bissaro The Providence Center’s Recovery Navigation Program (RNP) provides a space where people who misuse alcohol can stabilize and get connected with treatment resources. Now open for just over a year, the program is seeing successes in its mission to lend a helping hand to this complex and...

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Anchor Learning Academy Goes Christmas Caroling!

Posted: Tue, January 30, 2018
On Wednesday December 20th, the Anchor Learning Academy (ALA) and TPC School High School students went to the Parkview Nursing Home in Providence to provide the residents there with some Holiday Cheer! We caroled throughout the whole facility and were welcomed by all the staff and residents. There were some...

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U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams Visits Anchor Recovery Center

Posted: Mon, January 29, 2018
By: Jake Bissaro Last Friday, United States Surgeon General Jerome Adams, ME, MPH, visited Anchor Community Recovery Center to participate in a discussion about Rhode Island’s response to the addiction epidemic. Adams visited Rhode Island as a guest of U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, and attendees included Congressman Jim Langevin, RI...

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TPC’s Clients Get InShape this New Year!

Posted: Mon, January 22, 2018
By: Kaitlyn Barnett Working out and changing dietary habits is not always an easy task, and can be made even more difficult when combined with substance use and/or mental health issues. InShape, a comprehensive, evidence-based practice for the improved health and longevity of people experiencing mental illness, opened its doors to...

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