The guide to accessibility in the Ocean State

Senior & Community Centers

 
Barrington Senior Center

281 County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
401-247-1926
Two entrances: Senior Center main entrance or from Barrington Public Library and Community Center entrance take elevator down to ground floor. Handicapped stall in bathroom lacks 60″ turnaround.
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Benjamin Church Senior Center

1020 Hope Street
Bristol, RI 02809
401-253-8458
One parking spot with ground symbol, take sidewalk to rear entrance, elevator to main floor.
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Charlestown Senior Center

100 Park Lane (Ninigret Park)
Charlestown, RI 02813
401-364-9955
Double door entrance. Small lip to navigate entering lounge. Door knob to restroom, and sink has vanity so no under space for wheelchair.
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Cold Spring Community Center

36 Beach Street
North Kingstown, RI 02852
401-294-3331
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Crandall House Senior and Community Center

188 Main Street
Hopkinton, RI 02804
401-377-7795
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Cranston Senior Center

1070 Cranston Street
Cranston, RI 02920
401-780-6189
Curb cuts at van parking spots and at opposite end of lot. Elevator to second floor. Many activities and services available. Transportation van with lift available on fee for service basis. Arlington branch library connected and accessible.
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Cumberland Senior Center

1464 Diamond Hill Road
Cumberland, RI 02864
401-334-2555
Handicapped parking signs posted on wooden beams, no lined parking. Ramp to entrance. One level.
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center

20 Dr. Marcus Wheatland Boulevard
Newport, RI 02840
401-846-4828
Street parking and handicapped parking across street in Salvation Army lot. Ramp entrance located at main office.
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East Providence Senior Center

610 Waterman Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
401-435-7870
State of the art facility is fully accessible.
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Edward King House

35 King Street
Newport, RI 02840
401-846-7426
Elevator to second floor for activities. Bathroom in lower level is only one accessible.
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Elmwood Adult Day Health Center

209 Elmwood Avenue
Providence, RI 02907
401-421-6300
Street parking. Se habla Espanol.
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Florence Gray Senior Center

1 York Street
Newport, RI 02840
Same building as Boys & Girls Club.
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Fox Point Senior Center

90 Ives Street
Providence, RI 02906
401-751-2217
Accessible bathroom in Boys & Girls Club.
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Glocester Senior Center

1210 Putnam Pike
Glocester, RI 02814
401-567-4557
Automatic door entry. All rooms accessible.
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Hamilton House

276 Angell Street
Providence, RI 02906
401-831-1800
Ramp accessed from parking lot in rear of building. Wheelchair available. Auto chair rail to lower level available, need to transfer.
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Johnston Senior Center

1291 Hartford Avenue
Johnston, RI 02919
401-944-3343
State of the art facility is fully accessible.
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Leon Mathieu Senior Center

420 Main Street
Pawtucket, RI 02860
401-728-7582
Parking lot on Church Street, a one way street. Front entrance has ramp to left, rear entrance from parking lot is street level.
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Lincoln Senior Center

150 Jenckes Hill Road
Lincoln, RI 02865
401-753-7000
Open to all Rhode Island residents for small annual fee.
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Little Compton Community Center

34 Commons
Little Compton, RI 02837
401-635-2400
Elevator access to 2 floors. No turnaround in elevator, would need to back out. Facility available to rent for community events.
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MS Dream Center

(at the Peter Pastore Complex/Cranston YMCA)
155 Gansett Avenue
Cranston RI 02910
401-383-8878
Activity, support, and social center for persons with MS (Multiple Sclerosis), their care partners, family and friends. The Center is totally accessible and on RIPTA/RIDE bus routes. Open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, September – June from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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Narragansett Community Center

53 Mumford Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
401-782-0675
Automatic door opener.
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North Kingstown Senior Center

44 Beach Street
North Kingstown, RI 02852
401-268-1590
Open to residents and non-residents. Elevators, fully accessible.
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Pilgrim Senior Center (Warwick)

27 Pilgrim Parkway
Warwick, RI 02888
401-468-4090
Automatic door entry and side entrance has ramp with railing.
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Portsmouth Senior Center

110 Bristol Ferry Road
Portsmouth, RI 02871
401-683-4106
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Pro-Cap Elmwood Community Center

155 Niagara Street
Providence, RI 02907
401-461-7940
1 marked spot on street. Van can pull up to accessible door on 85 Atlantic Avenue side. Automatic lift to second floor. Programs for all ages, senior and meal center.
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Saint Martin de Porres Senior Center

160 Cranston Street
Providence, RI 02907
401-274-6783
2 parking spots marked with ground symbol only.
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Scituate Senior Center

1315 Chopmist Hill Road
Scituate, RI 02857
401-647-2662
Men’s and women’s restrooms both have roll-in showers with bench. This serves as a community emergency shelter. Transportation van with lift available. Scituate residents only.
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Silver Lake Community Center

529 Plainfield Street
Providence, RI 02909
401-944-8300
On street, unmarked parking. Ramp with handrails to front entrance. Parking lot behind Saint Anthony’s Church is also unmarked, can take sidewalk to front of building. Rear entrance has stairs. Elevator with adequate space to second floor activity rooms and bathroom. The bathroom has stall with limited turnaround, has 2 side wall grab bars, is otherwise accessible.
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Smithfield Senior Center

1 William J. Hawkins Jr. Trail
Smithfield, RI 02828
401-949-4590
Transportation van available with lift. All rooms accessible and open to residents of all ages. Chair yoga and many other activities.
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South Kingstown Senior Center

25 Saint Dominic Road
South Kingstown, RI 02879
401-789-0268
Automatic door at entrance. One level facility.
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The Jewish Community Center

401 Elmgrove Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
401-421-4111 ext. 115
Parking in rear and on side of building, take ramp to basement floor and elevators from there to other 2 floors. Unisex family restroom. Pool with lift and trained staff. Upcoming renovations starting March 2016 will include new accessible front entrance.
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Tiverton Senior Center

207 Canonicus Street
Tiverton, RI 02878
401-625-6790
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Town of East Greenwich Swift Community Center

121 Pierce Street
East Greenwich, RI 02818
401-886-8669
Automatic door entry. Roll-in showers; serves as community emergency shelter. Gym accessible.
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Town of Jamestown Recreation Center

41 Canonicus Avenue
Jamestown, RI 02835
401-423-7261
One handicapped parking spot on road.  Public restrooms outside of building accessible.
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Washington Park Community Center

42 Jillson Street
Providence, RI 02905
401-461-6650
Bathroom accessible but only one grab bar.
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West End Community Center

109 Bucklin Street
Providence, RI 02907
401-781-4242
2 parking spots with signs and faded ground symbols. Travel across parking lot to curb cut, sidewalk, and entrance. One level fully accessible. Center houses child care, community and social services.
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West Warwick Senior & Community Center

145 Washington Street
West Warwick, RI 02893
401-822-4450
Automatic door entry at rear entrance. One level. Serves West Warwick residents only for programs, although is available for other organizations and events.
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Westerly Senior Citizens Center

39 State Street
Westerly, RI 02891
401-596-2404
Back entrance has automatic door.
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Woonsocket Senior Center

84 Social Street
Woonsocket, RI 02895
401-766-3734
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YWCA Community Center

133 Delaine Street
Providence, RI 02909
401-351-2241
Parking lot is on Chaffee Street. Formerly Nickerson Community Center.
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