You have a right to an appeal when benefits have been denied.
Open the Appeals Process page for guidance.
The RI DHS Civil Rights Office has the responsibility to investigate claims of discrimination; to conduct new, periodic and special compliance reviews of offices, programs and contractors; to provide training and guidance; and to take other appropriate steps to ensure that programs and services do no discriminate.
Visit the Civil Rights page which includes the RI DHS Discrimination Complaint Form.
How Medical Information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information.
The DHS Rights and Responsibilities constitutes the rights afforded to anyone who may be applying for DHS benefits and the obligation of the applicant to supply true and accurate information for the department to implement the eligibility process.
View the DHS Rights and Responsibilities document for further details.
The Electronic Benefit Transfer Card (EBT-14) document includes direction if your card is lost, stolen, or damaged.
Visit the EBT Card Information page which also provides access to the Request for RI EBT Card EBT-10 Form.
Link to the Nondiscrimination Statement.
Visit the Nondiscrimination page which includes alternative means of communication for persons with disabilities.
Link to the RI Voting Process.