The Rhode Island Guide to Services for Seniors and Adults with Disabilities
Rhode Island Department of Human Services Sandra Powell, Director
Lincoln D. Chafee, Governor
Rhode Island Department ofHuman Services Division of Elderly Affairs Hazard Building-2nd Floor 74 West Road Cranston, RI 02920
The Rhode Island Department of Human Services, Division of Elderly Affairs (DEA) is responsible for the development of community-based services and programs that encourage independence and preserve the dignity of seniors and adults with disabilities. DEA is also designated as the state’s single planning and service area agency on aging under the provisions of the Older Americans Act.