Ridge Street and Oakland Beach – Pawtucket and Warwick

Ridge Street is a staff secure group home for eight adolescent boys with diverse and significant mental health and/or behavioral issues. Previous placements may
include psychiatric hospitals, secure and non-secure treatment programs, juvenile justice programs or home. Referrals are made through the RI DCYF and RI Family Court.

Ridge Street strives to give residents age appropriate experiences in the larger community to every extent possible. Residents are engaged in school and extracurricular activities, community service in the local area, sports leagues, the local Boys and Girls Club, as well as NAFI activities. Family involvement is encouraged in all activities, both at the group home and in the community. The program maintains a full time special education teacher to provide tutorial services for residents who require more gradual transitions into the local public schools, or who are unable to enter school immediately.

Services: Therapy, Case Manegment, Skills Classes
Mission: Respect, Responsibility, Integrity and Community
Education: Home based tutorial service/ Public School
Capacity: 8
Location: Pawtucket, RI.

Contact:

Matt Wilcox, Director
151 Ridge Street
Pawtucket, RI. 02860
Phone:(401) 725-8453
Fax: (401) 729-0958
MatthewWilcox@nafi.com

 

Oakland Beach is a staff secure group home for eight adolescent boys with diverse and significant mental health and/or behavioral issues. Previous placements may include psychiatric hospitals, secure and non-secure treatment programs, juvenile justice programs or home. Referrals are made through the RI DCYF and RI Family Court.

Oakland Beach strives to give residents age appropriate experiences in the larger community to every extent possible. Residents are engaged in school and extracurricular activities, community service in the local area, sports leagues, the local Boys and Girls Club, and NAFI activities.  Family involvement is encouraged in all activities, both at the group home and in the community. The program maintains a full time special education teacher to provide tutorial services for residents who require more gradual transitions into the local public schools, or who are unable to enter school immediately.

Services: Therapy, Case Manegment, Skills Classes
Mission: Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, and Community
Education: Home based tutorial service / Public school
Capacity: 8
Location: Warwick, RI.

Contact:

Jennifer Raphael-Guzman, Program Director
280 Pequot Avenue
Warwick, RI. 02889
Phone:(401)738-3856
Fax: (401) 738-7368
JenniferRaphael-Guzman@nafi.com