And we mean right here.


Help Is Here Bristol (a program of the Bristol Health Equity Zone) can connect you to a variety of local services to help you overcome some of life’s most difficult challenges. Are you battling issues like substance abuse, mental health concerns, depression, job loss, homelessness, or something else? We can help.

If you do not find referrals for services below, please contact the Bristol Health Equity Zone at: HEZteam@bristolhealthequityzone.org.

  • Emergency services for people in crisis
  • General counseling/therapy/treatment resources
  • Substance use disorder and recovery resources
  • Children and youth mental health and behavioral resources
  • Support for service providers, care givers, and families
  • Wrap-around social services
  • Emergency services for people in crisis
  • General counseling/therapy/treatment resources
  • Substance use disorder and recovery resources
  • Children and youth mental health and behavioral resources
  • Support for service providers, care givers, and families
  • Wellness resources
  • Wrap-around social services

For direct assistance, you can contact the organizations listed below. They are all committed to helping you overcome the challenges you face.

Resources


BH (Behavioral Health) Link (401) 414-5465
https://www.bhlink.org/

24/7 Hope & Recovery Hotline (401) 942-7867 (STOP)
https://www.sumhlc.org/resources/opioid-overdose-hope-and-recovery-line/

The Samaritans (800) 365-4044
http://www.samaritansri.org/

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 799-4889
https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

SAMHSA’s (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) National Helpline (800) 487-4889
https://www.samhsa.gov/find-help/national-helpline

Veteran’s Crisis Line (800) 273-8255 press 1
https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/

24/7 Butler Behavioral Health Service Call Center (844) 401-0111
http://www.butler.org/

United Way 211 (401) 444-0600
https://uwri.org/get-help-2-1-1/

East Bay Food Pantry (401) 396-9490
https://eastbayfoodpantry.org/

Friends of St. Elizabeth (401) 525-8816

Good Neighbors Inc. (401) 433-0045
http://goodneighborsri.org/index.html

St. Mary of the Bay Food Pantry (401) 245-7000 Ext. 19
https://www.stmaryofthebay.org/Food-Pantry

First Congregational Church (401) 253-7288
https://fccbristol.org/

Lucy’s Hearth (401) 847-2021
https://www.lucyshearth.org/

Woman’s Resource Center (401) 846-5263
http://www.wrcnbc.org/

McKinney Cooperative Shelter (401) 846-6385
https://www.homelessshelterdirectory.org/cgi-bin/id/shelter.cgi?shelter=9429

Tap-In Barrington (401) 247-1444
http://tapinri.org/

Benjamin Church Senior Center (401) 253-8458

Bristol Housing Authority (401) 253-4464
http://bristolhousingri.org/

Health Source RI (855) 840-4774
http://www.healthsourceri.com


The Journey (877) 400-4673
https://www.thejourneyhhh.com/

East Bay Recovery Center (401) 302-0011
https://www.ebcap.org/programs/east-bay-recovery-center/

CODAC Behavioral Healthcare (401) 490-0716
https://www.codacinc.org

Gateway Healthcare (401) 273-8100
https://www.gatewayhealth.org/

Providence Safe Stations
http://pvdsafestations.com/

Hope Recovery Center (401) 619-1343
https://www.hoperecoverycenter.org/

Victa (401) 300-5757
https://victalife.com/

AdCare Rhode Island (401) 294-6160
https://www.americanaddictioncenters.org


Support Groups

REST (Resources Education Support Together) Family Support Group (860) 952-4966
https://www.sumhlc.org/resources/recovery-support/restorg/

Narcotics Anonymous (866) 624-3578
https://www.addicted.org/narcotics-anonymous-meetings-in-rhode-island.html

Alcoholics Anonymous (401) 438-8860
http://www.rhodeisland-aa.org/

Bristol Warren Regional School District
https://www.bwrsd.org/domain/37

Refuge Recovery
https://www.facebook.com/refugerecoveryseekonkma/

SMART Recovery (508) 405-7888
https://www.smartrecovery.org/

Butler Hospital (844) 401-0111
http://www.butler.org/patient-resources/support-groups.cfm


Please check back for resources in the category


Bristol County Medical Center (401) 253-8900
http://www.medassociatesofri.com/bristol-services/walk-in-center

East Bay Center (401) 246-0700
https://www.ebcap.org/center/east-bay-center-adams-farley-counseling-center/

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) (800) 950-6264
https://www.nami.org/

Thrive Behavioral Health (401) 783-4300
https://www.thrivebhri.org/

Newport Mental Health (401) 846-1213
https://www.newportmentalhealth.org/

The Providence Center (401) 274-7111
https://providencecenter.org/

Butler Hospital (844) 401-0111
http://www.butler.org/

Fellowship Health Resources Inc. (401) 383-4885
https://www.fhr.net/our-services/rhode-island

Bradley Hospital (401) 432-1000
http://www.bradleyhospital.org


Kids Link RI (855) 543-5465
http://www.lifespan.org/centers-services/kids-link-ri

Child & Family (401) 849-2300
https://childandfamilyri.com/


East Bay Community Action Program (401) 246-0700
https://www.ebcap.org/

Bristol Social Services Director (401) 253-4831
https://www.bristolri.us/177/Social-Services-Public-Welfare

Warren Social Services (401) 245-7387
https://www.townofwarren-ri.gov/town_government/departments/social_services/index.php



This list will be updated on an ongoing basis, so please check back regularly.

Help Is Here Bristol represents our community’s collective effort to offer assistance to those who find themselves in a wide range of complex and sensitive circumstances. We believe that joining together is the most powerful — and most positive — way to locally address life’s difficult challenges.

Help Is Here Bristol is a program of the Bristol Health Equity Zone.
HEZteam@bristolhealthequityzone.org