DHS is able to help more than 300,000 Rhode Islanders every year with the help of many community partners, advocates and our contracted vendors, such as our SNAP Outreach vendors. Together, we are able to extend DHS' reach across our beautiful state and have additional aid to all who may need us. 

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The following pages are several resources, including:

The RI Department of Human Services has developed new resources to help provide education on the broader application process. Please check back frequently to see the latest versions and newly added resources. 

The DHS Call Center automated system provides easy, quick access to SNAP and Medicaid options for customers. More information about option 2 at 1-855-MY-RIDHS is available in the resources below.