Directory of Services for Older Adults

OrganizationPhone NumberWebsite
AARP Foundation Local Assistance Directory866-542 8170
Rhode Island Elder Info

Agencies that Provide Multiple Services

Phone Number


Jonnycake Center of Westerly401-377-8069
Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center860-599-3285
Tri-County Community Action Agency401-351-2750
Westerly Senior

Legal Issues and Avoiding Scams

OrganizationPhone NumberWebsite
Rhode Island Legal Services 401-846-2264

Fall Prevention

Tips: Declutter your space Have your eyes checked
Have enough bright light Remove area rugs

OrganizationPhone NumberWebsite
Apple Clipper Rehab
Westerly Hospital Rehab401-596-3593  ask for Lois Rice or Eleanor Depredate


How to make sure you are eating a healthy diet? Do you need help getting food?

OrganizationPhone NumberWebsite
American Heart Association1-800-242-8721
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program401-462-5300

Mental Health and Substance Use Concerns

Are you concerned about yourself or a loved one?

OrganizationPhone NumberWebsite
BH Link (24 Hours)401-414-LINK (5465)
Suicide Hotline 1-800-273-8255
Substance Abuse Mental Health Service Administration 1-800-662-4357


Income Based Medical & Dental Services

Wood River Health Services401-539-2461


Housing/Heat Assistance

The WARM Center401-596-WARM (9276)
Habitat for Humanity of South County
(Home Modifications)
Neighbors Helping Neighbors
(Home Modifications)
401 -601-5621

Transportation Assistance

Southern Rhode Island Volunteers401-552-7661

Respite Care

PACE Adult Day Center of Westerly401-490- 6566


AARP Rhode Island866-542-8170
Age Friendly RI
Alzheimer's Association1-800-272-3900      24/7 Helpline
Community Resource Finder
Westerly Public Library401-596-2877

For more information about Age Friendly Westerly, call Sarah Cote at the Jonnycake Center of Westerly at 401-377-8069