March 26, 2019

Rhode Island
Resources, Advocacy and Funding for People with Traumatic Brain Injury and their Families

Rhode Island

Working your way through the maze of advocacy, resources and funding for acquired brain injury can be a confusing and time-consuming process. This resource sheet was developed to assist you, by putting all of the information, by state and category, in one place. Feel free to print this information and keep it with your important papers–this information may help you today and you may need it in the future!

Resources for Support:

Brain Injury Association of Rhode Island
1017 Waterman Avenue, East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 228-3319 Phone
(401)461-6561 Fax
Web site:
President: Paula O’Connor
Exec Director: Debra L. Sharpe

Resources for Advocacy:

Rhode Island Disability Law Center
349 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 831-3150
(401) 831-5335 (TTY)

TBI Program
Depart. of Human Services
74 West Street, Building #74
Cranston, RIĀ  02920
Phone: (401) 462-2312
Contact: Robin Etchingham

Resources for Funding:

Office of Rehabilitation Services
Department of Human Services.
40 Fountain Street
Providence, RI 02903
(401) 421-7005
Contact person: Ray Carroll, Administrator

Dept of Mental Health, Retardation & Hospitals
14 Harrington Rd
Cranston, RI 02920-3080
(401) 462-3201
Contact person: A Kathryn Power, Director