Rhode Island

Rhode Island

Listings are alphabetized by city with:

1.    Groups and Projects

2.    Information and Referrals


G R O U P S     A N D     P R O J E C T S

The Autism Project


Our mission is to empower parents and professionals to educate and support individuals with Autism, Pervasive Development Disorder-Not Otherwise Specified, Asperger Syndrome and related disorders and their families.

Students of AMF at URI (Facebook)

University of Rhode Island, Kingston

The mission of National Students of AMF is to support college students grieving the illness or death of a loved one.

Middletown Character Education Initiative:  Preventing Bullying,  Building Character


The purpose of the Middletown Character Education Initiative is to engage the community in a coordinated effort to transform the social norms related to violence among Middletown youth.  (Project of Women’s Resource Center, Newport – see below)

SADA (Students Against Domestic Abuse (Facebook)

Rogers High School, Newport

SADA (Students Against Domestic Abuse) is a student-run, community supported organization that strives to prevent domestic violence by promoting awareness and addressing its root causes.

Women’s Resource Center (WRC) (Facebook)


Mission: Leading domestic violence prevention through the empowerment of individuals and the community by providing advocacy, education and support services.

Serving individuals and families affected by abuse.

Day One:  The Sexual Assault & Trauma Resource Center

Statewide:  Providence

Today, Day One provides services to victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and other violent crimes and educates the public throughout the state of Rhode Island.

Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence (RICADV)

Statewide: Warwick

The purpose of the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence is to eliminate domestic violence in Rhode Island. Our mission is to support and enhance the work of our member agencies, and to provide leadership on the issue of domestic violence.

Rhode Island Men’s Gathering (RIMG)

Statewide: West Greenwich

RIMG seeks to provide men of all ages, all orientations and from all and walks of life a chance to make connections and friends, build community and gain support from the company of other men in a non-competitive, non-religious, safe and trusting setting.

I N F O R M A T I O N     A N D     R E F E R R A L S

Addressing the Violence Before it Starts: Domestic Violence Primary Prevention Plan (see RICADV above also)

Sexual Assault: Rape Myths and Facts Roger Williams University, Bristol

Sexual Assault Facts & Education University of Rhode Island, Kingston

Advice for Men Brown University, Providence

Male Survivors Brown University, Providence

Sexual Assault Prevention and Support Services Wales and Johnson University, Providence

Sexual Misconduct is Never the Victim’s Fault Providence College, Providence

Sexual Assault Information Bryant University, Smithfield