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10/16/2020 14:45 EDT
Due to the high volume of calls coming into the Rhode Island Department of Human Services Call Center, our call center hours will change today, Friday, October 16, 2020. There will be no incoming calls allowed to enter the system after 3:00 p.m. This 30-minute decrease, DHS typically takes...
10/01/2020 12:30 EDT
Since March 2020, SNAP households that were not already receiving the maximum SNAP benefit amount for their household size received an increase to their benefits to bring them to the maximum amount. The federal government approved a similar increase for October 2020. On October 4th, households...
09/29/2020 14:45 EDT
Child Care Providers are invited to participate in the COVID-19 Impact Survey Series that starts October 5, 2020! This fall, the Department of Human Services (DHS) is conducting a series of monthly surveys to gather information on the financial and program impacts of COVID-19 on child care...

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