Accessible Housing

Affordable, fully accessible housing is available to enhance independent living for persons with disabilities.  We provide beautiful and specially designed apartments, and we assist residents in arranging for essential support services.

Typical features:

  • wheel chair accessible kitchen counters
  • wall ovens and side-by-side refrigerators
  • plentiful accessible kitchen cabinets, some with lazy susans
  • roll-in showers
  • audio and visual alarm systems
  • window designed for ease of operation
  • automatic building entry doors
  • some apartments with automatic entry doors
  • intercom controlled building entry system with closed circuit TV
  • comfortable community rooms and lounges
  • well-groomed grounds with planted gardens
  • special events and planned activities
  • 24 hour emergency answering service

 Rent usually includes all utilities except telephone, air conditioning, and cable TV. 

Resident Services Program

Most programs include trained specialists who provide free counseling, coordination, and referral to community programs and services, such as housecleaning, home health aides, transportation, meals, health insurance and payment assistance, education, and volunteer opportunities. 

Eligibility

To be eligible for occupancy consideration, the sole member, head of household, or spouse must have a disability which meets the established criter for the development.  The household income must be at or below current income limits established by the United States Dept. of Housing & Urban Development (HUD).

Locations

Click on the name of any property for additional information


Access Housing
605 Broad Street, Cumberland, RI 02864
and 73 North Bend St. and 121 Trenton St., Pawtucket, RI 02860
Tel. 401-331-3608 (Edward Cooney House)

 


Blackstone Valley Apartments
38 & 42 Mary Street, 26 & 30 Rowland St., and 85 & 87 Ashton St., Pawtucket, RI 02860
Tel. 401-331-3608 (Edward Cooney House)

 


 

Belmont Commons
117 Manton Street, Pawtucket, RI  02861
Tel. 401-335-3018

 


BVARC Housing
50 Tim Healey Way, Pawtucket, RI  02860
Tel. 401-724-4401 (Riverview Terrace)

 


Cara Estates
1247 Atwood Avenue, Johnston, RI 02919
Tel. 401-231-7555 (Elmhurst House)

 


Cranston Apartments
171 Broadway, Newport RI 02840
Tel. 401-846-3120 (Fifty Washington Square) 

 


Elmhurst House
55 Waterman Avenue, North Providence, RI  02911
Tel. 401-231-7555     

 


Freedom Apartments
1409-1413 West Main Road, Middletown, RI 02842
Tel. 401-846-5114

 


Independence House
100 Glasgow Street, Providence, RI 02908
Tel. 401-274-8961       


Kenyon Terrace Apartments

811 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket, RI  02860
Tel. 401-724-4401 (Riverview Terrace)

 

 


Matthew XXV Apartments
359 Greenwich Ave., Warwick, RI 02886
Tel. 401-738-9064  

 


New Life Estates
20 Phenix Ave., Cranston, RI 02920
Tel. 401-738-9064 (Matthew XXV Apartments)

 

 


Riverview Terrace
475 School Street, Pawtucket, RI  02860
Tel. 401-724-4401     

 


Valerie Case Apartments
18-41 Case Ave., Providence, RI 02910
Tel. 401-351-3220 (East Side Apts.)     

 


Villa Nia
Unity Drive, Middletown, RI 02842
Tel. 401-846-5114

 


Westminster Street Supported Living
1577 Westminster St., Providence, RI 02909
Tel. 401-621-4112 (Willow St.)       

 

 


Willow Street Supported Living
99 Willow Street, Providence, RI 02909
Tel. 401-621-4112