-Children under 18:

Call Kids’ Link RI: 1-855-543-5465

Kids’ Link RI™ is a behavioral health triage service and referral network. A program offered in collaboration with Gateway Healthcare, Lifespan, Hasbro Children's Hospital and Bradley Hospital, Kids’ Link RI is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to help triage children and youth in need of mental health services and refer them to treatment providers.‚ÄčThe free, confidential phone line, 1-855-543-5465, connects parents and caregivers to an experienced clinician that can help them access children’s services in Rhode Island, and determine the best place to go for treatment and counseling.

-Over 18 yrs of age

Call or visit RI’s 24/7 BH Link Crisis Center:

BH Link is a statewide, confidential, one-stop, call-in, triage, treatment, and referral center for adults, 18 and older, who are experiencing a mental health or behavioral health crisis. 

Located at: 975 Waterman Avenue in East Providence, RIPTA Bus Route 34 or

Call any day, anytime: 401-414-LINK (414-5465)



Parent Resources: 


RI and MA Poison Control Center

Rhode Island Treatment Providers from the Department of BHDDH

Family Care Community Partnerships (FCCPs)

RI Student Assistance Services

Substance Use

National Institute on Drug Abuse:

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism:

National Institute on Drug Abuse for Teens:

Partnership for Drug-Free Kids:

Power to the Parent:

Parent Action on Drugs (PAD):

Get Smart About Drugs:

Addiction Resource:

Lifespan Substance Use Disorders Treatment:

The Providence Center:

Clinical Services of Rhode Island:

Mental Health

Dept. of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH) Mental Health Services:

Campaign to Change Direction:

Kids Link RI:

Bradley Hospital:

Additional resources here


Other Family and Adolescent Resources

CEDARR Center 401-365-6855
Big Brothers/Big Sisters 401-432-9955
Care Net RI -24 hour pregnancy hotline 1-800-395-HELP (4357)
Child Abuse Hotline RI 800-RI-CHILD
Gay and Questioning Youth 800-850-8078
Shepard Program 401-353-3900
Dorcas Place 401-273-8866
Family Services of RI 401-331-1350 ext. 3162
Mental Health Counseling 401-822-1360
Counseling for Teenagers and Adolescents 401-822-1360
Northern RI Visitation Center 401-769-4558
Runaway Help

800-RUNAWAY (786-2929)