OpenDoors Secures Financing for Supportive Housing Project
March 10, 2010 - 4:37pm

by Annelise Grimm

With support from the Corporation for Supportive Housing, OpenDoors Housing LLC has purchased a building at 485 Plainfield Avenue in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Providence to be converted to subsidized green section 8 housing units. Upon completion, the building will provide housing for clients, as well as program and office space.

March 12 HEAL THE COMMUNITY Resource Fair and Voter Registration Party
March 8, 2010 - 5:09pm

HEAL THE COMMUNITY

Community Resource Fair and Voter Registration Party

March 12, 6-9PM Davey Lopes Rec Center, 227 Dudley Street


Projo: Senate panel may urge decriminalizing marijuana possession
March 4, 2010 - 10:29am

01:00 AM EST on Monday, March 1, 2010

By KATHERINE GREGG
Journal State House Bureau

PROVIDENCE — When it wraps up its 3 1/2-month inquiry later this week, a Senate panel is expected to recommend decriminalizing possession of relatively small amounts of marijuana.

Projo Editorial Board: Decriminalize pot
February 9, 2010 - 11:01am

Tues Feb. 9, 2010

Projo Editorial Board:

Unregulated sober houses are a vital resource
February 8, 2010 - 3:55pm

Projo: Sunday, February 7, 2010

By Tom Mooney Journal Staff Writer


Tami Jarvis, 35, a recovering heroin addict, has lived at Miracle House since October. “I want to get my life back,” she says.

 The Providence Journal / Bob Thayer

Late day sunlight streams into the house that serves as Tami Jarvis’s oasis, when her cell phone starts ringing.

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