News & Media

23 May

2019 Sandpipers Art Show

The children in our Sandpipers Early Learning Center showed off their creativity and artistic talents on Wednesday, May 22nd at the annual Sandpipers Art Show. Great job everyone! Thank you to staff and parents for the time and donations that...


17 May

RISD donates to Kitchen in a Basket

RISD Kitchen in a Basket

Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) Continuing Education generously collected and donated items for our Kitchen in a Basket. "Kitchen in a Basket" provides families entering Child & Family's Supportive Housing Program with kitchen basics from plates, bowls, and cups to microwaves, skillets,...


13 May

Centreville Bank Charitable Foundation Award

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The Centreville Bank Charitable Foundation has awarded $181,900 in grants to eight Rhode Island organizations including Child & Family, Comprehensive Community Action, Inc., FRIENDS WAY, ONE Neighborhood Builders, Providence Public Library, San Miguel School: Providence, Save The Bay - Narragansett...


01 May

Inspirational Parents in Our Community

Child & Family Foster and Adoptive Mom, Kristine Hendrickson and Child & Family Foster Dad, Mitchell Jackson were featured in Newport Life Magazine's May/June 2019 issue. What an inspiration and positive impact they have both been in our community!  


16 April

St. George’s School Day of Engagement

St. George volunteers 2019

Thank you to the students of St. George's School that volunteered to mulch the playground at Child & Family's Sandpipers Early Learning Center on April 15th, 2019 for a Day of Engagement. The students learned about Sandpipers and Child & Family's services while refreshing the...


15 April

Symposium Success

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Nearly 200 individuals from 35 different organizations, including Board Members Sharon Alemany and Jeannie Burditt, attended a symposium on Friday, April 12th, 2019 sponsored by Child & Family and Salve Regina University for Child Abuse Prevention Month. The symposium, titled Supporting...