Phone Reassurance Providers and Funding Sources
State Of Rhode Island
The following is a list of Rhode Island private organizations or state agencies that provide grants and funding for community programs. Also, we have listed automated and volunteer based programs that we found in the state of Rhode Island.
DSC provides a Telephone Reassurance phone system that automatically calls elderly households checking to ensure they are OK. DSC also provides individual calling services for home alone children.
There are many communities that provide telephone reassurance programs (both volunteer based or automatic calling programs).
Contact DSC to learn more about our automated phone systems. DSC welcomes the opportunity to discuss our telephone reassurance program and services. Also, if you are a Rhode Island based community and/or organization that provides a Telephone Reassurance program and would like to be listed here (its free!), please contact us.
If your community does not already have a Telephone Reassurance program, DSC offers individuals the ability to subscribe to our call reassurance program. You can register online for free and DSC offers a limited trial period for only $5. There is no obligation to pay until you activate your account.
To register online, click on the image or button to the right.
Our online enrollment is easy to use and manage, and it provides the senior with flexible calling schedules, custom messages and greetings, as well as multiple emergency contacts in the event of no response by the subscriber.
Rhode Island Automated Telephone Reassurance Providers
The following organizations provide Telecare programs for the elderly within their Rhode Island communities. These programs are both automated or volunteer based community services.
- Cumberland Police Department - Cumberland, Rhode Island (401) 333-2500
- Smithfield Police Department - Smithfield, Rhode Island (401) 231-2500
State Of Rhode Island "Potential" Funding Resources
The following private and public groups are potential providers of funding for phone reassurance programs in Rhode Island communities.
To obtain current information about specific Rhode Island agencies and foundations that provide funding for telephone reassurance programs, please contact the respective grant provider listed below..
Note: DSC obtained the following names of foundations from public records. There is no assurance that these foundations provide funding for your specific telephone reassurance program or community notification system.
This information is provided to help you research funding for your project using community grants.
The Rhode Island Foundation
The Champlin Foundations
The Ensworth Charitable Foundation
Charles E. & Caroline J. Adams Trust
Rhoda M. Hellmann Trust f/b/o American Cancer Society, et al.
Rhoda M. Hellmann Trust - Sibella Hellmann Fund
The Carter Family Charitable Trust
Amica Companies Foundation
van Beuren Charitable Foundation, Inc.
John S. & Sarah C. Elliot Charitable Trust
Harry Alan Gregg, Jr. Family Foundation, Inc.
Henry C. Lord Scholarship Fund Trust
The Hassenfeld Foundation
Alvah N. Belding Fund
Iorio Family Foundation
Citizens Charitable Foundation
The Alperin/Hirsch Family Foundation
CVS Charitable Trust, Inc.
Helen Wade Greene Charitable Trust
The Thomas J. Watson Fellowship Program
Clara Endicott Sears Trust
McAdams Charitable Foundation
Marion Gardner Jackson Charitable Trust
The Feinstein Foundation, Inc.
E. Griswold Trust f/b/o E. Boyer College of Music of Temple University
The Citizens Bank Mid-Atlantic Charitable Foundation
The Frank Loomis Palmer Fund
Shaw's Supermarket Charitable Foundation
Hasbro Charitable Trust, Inc.
Edward S. Barton Trust
FM Global Foundation
Ida Ballou Littlefield Memorial Trust
Shriners of Rhode Island Charities Trust
Frank R. Peters Trust
E. P. Binney Charitable Fund
Roosa Family Foundation Trust
The Chace Fund, Inc.
The Harold Brooks Foundation
Contact DSC to learn more about our CARE (Call Reassurance) telephone reassurance program and RUOK® replacement system.
"Are You OK?"® and RUOK® are registered names of Bruce L Johnson (Individual). For a comparison with our CARE system, please visit our RUOK® vs CARE web page.