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Stories 

Each person we serve has unique challenges, and we are proud of their successes. One of the best ways to impart the significance of caring for one another is to share our inspiring stories.


May24

The Remarkable Life of Emidio

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After 20 years, Emidio is retiring. He deserves to enjoy these years after all he's experienced in his remarkable life. The Full Story»


Apr18

The Best on The Planet

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President/CEO Ben Lessing at our all-staff meeting, "We have the hardest working maintenance team on the planet”. The Full Story»


Apr16

The Harbour Members Clean Up

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The Harbour Youth Center adds a level of energy to our building at 68 Cumberland Street that hasn’t been experienced in a while. It’s a wonderful thing when that lively exuberance is expended in ways that help the greater good. The Full Story»


Jan29

Rita and VITA

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Our Chief Financial Officer, Rita Gandhi, has a lot on her shoulders managing the financial integrity of an organization that spans 20 sites and over 40 programs. With my office next door to hers, I see the traffic of people who stop in to review their budgets, go over estimates, define their program needs, request her signature, and ask for her opinion. It’s a constant revolving door. But, Rita ...The Full Story»


Dec07

How Cruising with Police Officers Works for Everyone

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Lisa Roberts, MA, QMHP, LCDP, is an asset to the Woonsocket Police Department, and they to Community Care Alliance. Every Wednesday, across two shifts, she rides in a cruiser and assists with people who are having a mental health issue or trauma-related experience. The Full Story»


Apr14

Men Tenderly Hatch Eggs — Reap Rewards

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A fun idea turned into a rewarding project at Jellison House this spring. Turns out, men love these chicks. The Full Story»


Apr05

Jessica Jones Honored at General Assembly

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Jessica Jones, Certified Peer Recovery Coach, was recognized for her outstanding work in the field of substance use treatment along with three colleagues from across the state. The Full Story»


Feb28

High Praise & a Win for RI

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Ray Conca, Vocational Services Supervisor at Community Care Alliance, is a hero to the people he helps to find employment. In fact, Tony says, “Ray is the best vocational worker in the state of Rhode Island!” The Full Story»


Dec19

Case Manager in January… Santa by December

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Did you know that for most of the year Santa is the team manager of Sutherland Apartments, a supervised apartment program at Community Care Alliance? The Full Story»


Dec20

Spreading Staff Cheer

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Working with vulnerable families involved with DCYF, the staff are exposed to things most people could never imagine being reality—things that shake our core. But, in the spirit of the season, we hold each other up. The Full Story»


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