Health equity is achieved when every person has the opportunity to attain his or her full health potential. Everyone in the neighborhood has a chance to lead a long healthy life and the community works together to achieve this goal.
Una salud equilibrada se logra cuando todas las personas tienen la oportunidad de alcanzar su pleno potencial de salud. Todos en el vecindario tienen la oportunidad de llevar una vida saludable y la comunidad trabaja en conjunto para lograr este objetivo.
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Support for Community Health Programs -
SEEKING SENIORS TO VOLUNTEER
We are currently seeking seniors to join a new committee that will explore needs of our senior citizens in North Providence. 
To learn more and join this important committee, please 
contact Elizabeth Vachon, HEZ Project Director by email at elizabeth.vachaon@npsd.k12.ri.us or by phone at (401) 830-5675. 

Need Help? ¿Necesitas ayuda?

The Boys Town National Hotline is for kids, teens and parents who need help. Call 1-800-448-3000. 
La línea telefónica nacional de Boys Town es para niños, adolescentes y padres que necesitan ayuda. Llame al 1-800-448-3000.

The Hotline is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and is staffed by specially trained Boys Town counselors. It is accredited by the American Association of Suicidiology. La línea directa está abierta las 24 horas del día, los 365 días del año, y está compuesta por consejeros especialmente entrenados de Boys Town. Está acreditado por la Asociación Americana de Suicidología.

Spanish-speaking counselors and translation services representing more than 140 languages are available, along with a TDD line (1-800-448-1833) that allows counselors to communicate with speech-impaired and deaf callers.Se ofrecen servicios de consejería de habla hispana y servicios de traducción que representan a más de 140 idiomas, junto con una línea TDD (1-800-448-1833) que permite a los consejeros comunicarse con personas con discapacidades del habla y sordas.

Boys Town National Hotline Flyer


Marieville Walking School Bus
Mayor Charles Lombardi and  Principal  Bruce Butler
launch Marieville School's 2016 Walking School Bus!






Health & Wellness Fair
"Health, Body & Mind"
Tuesday, June 27th from 11:00 - 4:00 pm
at North Providence Union Free Library

Golden Crest Nursing Centre and the N.P. Union Free Library would like to invite you to attend their 2nd Annual Wellness Fair. this event is free to attend and will help promote health awareness to our community. There will be  Live Music, Face Painting, Hand Massages, Yoga Demonstrations, Meditation Class, Raffles, Prizes and More!
Vendors still being accepted! See forms below.



North Providence Farmers Market
June 23rd - September 15th
Fridays at 3:30pm - 6:30pm
North Providence High School Parking Lot

Mercado de agricultores
23 de junio - 15 de septiembre
Viernes a las 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Estacionamiento North Providence High School
Obtenga más información en https://www.facebook.com/NPFarmersMarket Volantes
Thursday, August 17th at  9:30 a.m.
HEZ Collaborative Monthly Meeting
North Providence Youth Center 
2 Governor Notte Pkwy

The meetings are held on a monthly basis to gather information from each working group and make decisions for the HEZ project. The group will oversee the progress of the project as a whole. Working groups leads will provide reports if necessary and updates from the communication and evaluation teams.

2016-2017  Meeting Schedule

September 22 

October 20 

November 17 

December - No Meeting

January 19

February 16

March 16  Agenda

April - No Meeting

May 24

The June 29th meeting has been rescheduled to August 17th