Consumer Information

Find the services and supports you need. You can apply for programs online, by phone, by mail or in person.


Apply for health and human services programs  online. You can also update your account information. See the list of health and human services programs that you can apply for online.


For health & human services programs, call DHS at 1-855-697-4347, hours: 8:30 am -3:30 pm Monday - Friday.  For health coverage, call HealthSource RI at 1-855-840-4774, hours: 8:00 am- 6:00 pm Monday - Friday.


Apply for programs by mail. See applications. Print an application, complete it and send it to us by mail.

In person

Meet with someone in person to apply for programs. For health and human service programs, call/visit a local DHS Office. Hours are typically Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, however, some offices have extended hours.  

For health coverage, call/visit HealthSource RI at 401 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence, RI 02915. Hours: Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. Navigators are available to help with applying for health coverage.  For a list of Navigators, see fact sheet.

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