DCYF Divisions & Offices

DCYF Regional Office Information – Family Services Units
Region 1 (Covering City of Providence)
101 Friendship Street Providence, RI 02903-3716
Phone: (401) 528-3500
Directions to Main Office

Region 2 (Covering East Bay)
530 Wood Street Bristol, RI 02809
Phone: (401) 254-7000
Directions to Region 2 Office

Region 3 (Covering South, Kent and Washington Counties)
4808 Tower Hill Road Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: (401) 792-5000
Directions to Region 3 Office

Region 4 (Covering Northern and Northwestern RI)
101 Friendship Street Providence, RI 02903
Phone: (401) 528-3500
Directions to Main Office

Juvenile Correctional Services
Rhode Island Training School
57 Power Road Cranston, RI 02920
Phone: (401) 462-7390
Directions to Rhode Island Training School

Juvenile Probation & Parole
Administration
Phone: (401) 462-6612
Pawtucket
Phone: (401) 727-6500
242 Dexter Street Pawtucket, RI 02860

Court Unit and Interstate Compact for Juveniles
Phone: (401) 528-3520
101 Friendship Street Providence, RI 02903
Providence
Phone: (401) 528-3535
101 Friendship Street Providence, RI 02903

Cranston
Phone: (401) 462-6602
42 Cherrydale Court Cranston, RI 02920
South County Unit
Howard McGrath Judicial Complex
Phone: (401) 782-4160
4800 Tower Hill Road, Ste. 157 Wakefield, RI 02879

Kent County
Phone: (401) 822-6845
222 Quaker Lane Warwick, RI 02886
Woonsocket Unit
Phone: (401) 766-8318
191 Social Street Woonsocket, RI 02895

Newport
Phone: (401) 841-8360
45 Washington Street Newport, RI 02840
Youth Transition Center
Phone: (401) 785-8407
790 Broad Street Providence, RI 02903

Directions

How to get to DCYF
From the North:
Take I-95 South or Route 146 South to Providence. Use the 2nd from the right lane to take exit 22A-22B-22C for RI-10 W/Providence Pl toward US-6 W. Keep left at the fork to continue on Exit 22A, follow signs for Downtown/Memorial Blvd. Continue on Memorial Blvd. Drive to Friendship St. Continue onto Memorial Blvd. Continue straight onto Dyer St. Turn right onto Clifford St. Turn right onto Richmond St. Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Friendship St. Destination will be on the left.
From the South:
Take I-95 North to Providence. Take exit 20 for Point St. Continue onto E Franklin St. Turn right onto Friendship St. Destination will be on the left.
From the East:
Take I-195 West to Providence. Use the right lane to continue on US-6 W.Take exit 1A for Point Street. Continue onto E Franklin St. Turn right onto Friendship St. Destination will be on the left.
From the West:
Take U.S. Route 6 East. Take the Memorial Boulevard exit toward Downtown. Continue onto Memorial Blvd. Continue straight onto Dyer St. Turn right onto Clifford St. Turn right onto Richmond St. Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Friendship St. Destination will be on the left.
Other Division Contacts
Foster Care (Recruitment)
Phone: (401) 952-0262

Adoption and Guardianship Subsidies
Phone: (401) 528-3660

Foster Care (Licensing)
Phone: (401) 528-3606

Child Care Licensing
Phone: (401) 528-3624

Adoption/Permanency Support
Phone: (401) 528-3662

Administrative Hearing Officer (Appeals)
Phone: (401) 462-6827