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The Providence Center Gives Back This Holiday Season

Posted: Tue, December 19, 2017
By: Kaitlyn Barnett It’s that time of year – the time for giving.  Supporting Rhode Island communities and their residents has always been a priority for The Providence Center (TPC).  This holiday season, TPC employees and board members are coming together to give back to our neighbors in need. To help...

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Providence Announces “PVD Safe Stations” Initiative with The Providence Center

Posted: Thu, December 14, 2017
This Monday, the City of Providence announced the PVD Safe Stations program, a partnership between The Providence Center (TPC), The RI Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities & Hospitals, and High Intensity Drug Task Area (HIDTA) New England. The program is designed to connect opioid-dependent individuals with treatment and recovery...

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TPC’s Recovery Coach Career Ladder – Providing Workforce Advancement Opportunities

Posted: Tue, December 05, 2017
by: Jake Bissaro The Providence Center’s Workforce Development and Anchor Recovery Community Center have recently started an apprenticeship program that helps Anchor employees advance their careers in the recovery field. The program stems from a national effort to support non-traditional job opportunities, and gives people in recovery a pathway to...

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The Providence Center and Dartmouth College Complete Four-Year “Health Connections” Grant Program

Posted: Mon, November 27, 2017
The Providence Center recently completed a four-year grant funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) called “Health Connections.” The mission of the project was to connect people with excessive hospitalizations (designated “super users”) who also have a serious mental illness diagnosis to a comprehensive array of services...

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TPC School Spirit Week

Posted: Fri, November 17, 2017
This week students at The Providence Center School (TPCS) celebrated School Spirit Week ending the week with a Fall Art Show! Fun themes were chosen for each day of the week and students dressed to impress matching the themes as best as they could.   Monday was Crazy Sock Day,...

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