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During ShelterWalk 2.0 Participants Actively Support Homeless People

This year ShelterWalk 2.0 will happen from May 19 th through May 26 th and the agency is encouraging participants to share their activity on their social media pages using #ShelterWalk2point0.
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On the Radio - ShelterWalk2.0 & Who Benefits

Our Events & Volunteer Coordinator, Wendy Pires, talks about the upcoming ShelterWalk 2.0, a virtual event.
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In the News - Rhode Island PBS Discusses Children's Mental Health

Rhode Island PBS Weekly takes an in-depth look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on children’s mental health with an interview with Donna Vear Hamilton, LCSW, Co-Team Leader/Children's Outpatient Services.
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In the News - Partnering with Rotary to Create Children's Clothes Closet

The Woonsocket Rotary Club and Community Care Alliance have joined forces to launch a new clothing shop for local foster children and disadvantaged youth.
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On the Radio - Opening Safe Haven

Homelessness is at a rise and with less than 2% of housing available and much of that non-affordable for the average person-no end is in sight. Guests Christa Thomas-Sowers, Community Outreach Coordinator and Axle Cournoyer, Case Manager, discuss how our new warming center, Safe Haven, will help. L...
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CCA Awarded Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS Food Services Grant

This year the CCA Agape programs food pantries received a $10,000 Food Services and Delivery Program grant awarded by Broadway Cares Equity Fights AIDS.
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In the News - Mental Health Providers Urge State to vaccinate Workers and Severely Mentally Ill

Community Care Alliance CEO, Benedict Lessing, joins other leaders in advocating for vaccinations for frontline workers.
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In the News - RI Program Distributes 10,000 Naloxone Kits to Community Organizations

Providence Business News article describes the Governor's Overdose Task Force efforts and the 10,000 Chances Project.
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In the News - RI Foundation Funds Woonsocket Nonprofits

The R.I. Foundation's COVID-19 Response Fund has awarded grants to nonprofits dedicated to helping Woonsocket residents.
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Stepping Up to Fill a Gap with Radiothon

In an effort to fill the gap, Woonsocket ON-Radio, 1240 AM or 95.5 FM, has donated air-time for the Community Care Alliance Radiothon Holiday for Kids Campaign on November 24th from 3:00 – 7:00 PM.
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