The Providence community offers many resources that may be useful for both you and your family. Have you checked out your local public library or YMCA? Did you know that there are Farmers’ Markets all around Providence including one on Brown’s campus on the Wriston Quad? Community resources in the Providence area are plentiful including a Parent Support Network of Rhode Island and resources for parents of children with learning and/or behavioral challenges RI Parents Guide to Childrens Mental Health. Please visit the resources listed to identify services for you and your family. If you are looking for activities please view the Family Activities page.
RI Public Transportation accesses and serves all areas of the state of Rhode Island. Did you know that as a Brown employee you can travel on RI Public Transportation anywhere in the state for free? Check out the RIPTA routes. It may save you precious time and money.