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. 401-335-3596

 


 

Belmont Commons

117 Manton Street, Pawtucket, RI  02861
Tel. 401-475-9526

 


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. 401-331-3608

 

 


Matthew XXV Apartments

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

 


New Life Estates

20 Phenix Ave., Cranston, RI 02920
Tel. 401-335-3596

 


Valerie Case Apartments

18-41 Case Ave., Providence, RI 02910
Tel. 401-724-4401   

 


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