Coronovirus (COVID-19) Update


In response to recent concerns about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Rhode Island, BVCAP is not accepting walk-in appointments at this time. Please read the following program updates:

Food Pantry
BVCAP’s food pantry is open for curbside pickup by appointment only. To schedule an appointment please call 401-475-5069.

Rental and Mortgage Assistance
Through funding provided by United Way/ Rhode Island Foundation, BVCAP is providing rental and mortgage assistance during the COVID-19 emergency. Please call for more information.

Heating Assistance (LIHEAP)
Heating assistance is closed for the season.

Summer Youth Employment (REAL Skills for Youth)
BVCAP is accepting online applications for the Summer Youth Employment Program at this time. Any youth between the ages of 14-18 that would like to apply please click here.

Family Visiting Programs
BVCAP’s Family Visiting Programs are continuing to offer home-visits through a telehealth approach.

GED and ESL
BVCAP’s GED and ESL programs are continuing through virtual classrooms.

Tax Assistance (VITA Program)
BVCAP has suspended all tax appointments at this time. The IRS has extended the filing deadline until July 15, 2020.