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House of Hope Rhode Island is holding a series of Parenting Classes Tuesday evenings, for 9 weeks, beginning January 28th at 7:00pm at West Bay Christian Academy. Please register online at houseofhoperi.org or by mail to: House of Hope Rhode Island, PO Box 1224, North Kingstown, RI 02852.
March 2-June 1 – Christ Church will be holding Grief Support sessions at the Office Condo (61 Cedar Ave. Unit 6, East Greenwich) every Sunday, from 2:00–4:00pm. The meetings will begin with a video featuring interviews with leading authors, counselors, speakers and pastors, covering a variety of topics to help you deal with your grief, followed by discussion and sharing. For more information call the Church office (884-8632) or email them at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 4-May 27 – Christ Church will be holding Divorce Care sessions at the Office Condo (61 Cedar Ave. Unit 6, East Greenwich) every Tuesday, from 6:00–7:30pm. The sessions are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. There will be a 30-40 minute video featuring top experts on divorce and recovery subjects, followed by a discussion and sharing time. For more information call the church office (884-8632) or email them at: email@example.com.
March 13 – Literacy Volunteers of Kent County will begin their next volunteer tutor training session on Thursday March 13. By giving just a few hours per week, you can help develop a stronger community while helping your neighbors improve their skills. Literacy Volunteers of Kent County has adult students excited to learn English as a Second Language or Basic Literacy who are awaiting a tutor. If you are over the age of eighteen, a resident of Kent County, and would like more information, please call Literacy Volunteers of Kent County at (401) 822-9103 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
March 22 – Christ Church of East Greenwich, RI is partnering with Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) MobilePackTM to produce 175,000 meals in one day for children around the world. They need your help at Advantage Glass, 1560 Elmwood Avenue in Cranston on March 22 from 9:00am to 4:00pm to pack these MobilePackTM meals. Adults and children (K and up) can volunteer. Volunteer registration and monetary donations can all be done at fundraising.fmsc.org/eastgreenwich or you can find more information on the church website, christchurchec.org or call the church at (401) 884-8632.
Volunteers NEEDED IMMEDIATELY for Providence Rescue Mission Volunteers needed weekdays and weekends daily 9:00am to 9:00pm. Various opportunities available from painting to decorating and everything in between.
If you are interested in learning more about these exciting volunteer opportunities or joining the Mission Volunteer Ministry Team; please call Matt at (401) 301-9485 or email him at email@example.com. Minimum commitment is 2 or 3 hours per month. (Several positions will require more hours).
Elizabeth Buffum Chace Center provides help for victims of domestic violence. For information about their services, or to get help, call (401)738-1700.
The RI Blood Center invites you to donate blood and help assure that a safe and adequate blood supply is maintained. Visit one of the centers in Providence, Warwick, Woonsocket, Middletown, Narragansett or stop by a blood drive held throughout the state. Visit www.ribc.org or call 800-283-8385 to find the most convenient place to donate.
TEEN SUICIDE PREVENTION AWARENESS The Samaritans of Rhode Island will hold several free informational workshops throughout the state on teen suicide prevention awareness for parents and caregivers. Participants can learn the warning signs and what to do if a family member or friend threatens suicide, and learn about resources available to help. No registration needed. For dates and locations, visit www.samaritansri.org, or call (401) 272-4243.