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The Pawtucket Prevention Coalition

The Pawtucket Prevention Coalition is concerned with the creation, implementation, and advocacy for effective community outcomes in substance abuse as well as other areas of prevention. 

For information about the Pawtucket Prevention Coalition, please visit the Pawtucket section of the Blackstone Valley Prevention Coalition's website.

Please click here to be directed to that page. 

If you would like a Pawtucket Prevention Coalition brochure, please click here.

What resources are available for those suffering from substance abuse and related issues?

  • For an immediate crisis involving substance use disorders, call the BH Link crisis center at 401-414-5465.

  • For youth mental health services, Kids Link, 975 Waterman Ave, East Providence, RI.  Phone 855-543-5465; website https://www.bhlink.org/.

  • For opioid services, ARI (Addiction Recovery Institute), 31 North Union Street, Pawtucket, RI.  Phone 401-725-2520.

  • For substance use disorders, RICares, 133 Matthewson Street, Providence, RI.  Phone 401-475-2960; website https://ricares.org/.

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