Research, Reports and Newsletters

DHS’ success is critical to the success of us as a state. If we don’t support vulnerable individuals and families in meeting their basic needs then we will never achieve our broader economic, educational and quality of life goals." - former DHS Director Courtney E. Hawkins

The following are research, reports and newsletter about SNAP. 

A brother and sister eat a nutritious meal together at a table.


The Rhode Island SNAP Report provides a snapshot in time for caseload and demographic data as well as other helpful program information for that year. Read the latest annual reports below.