Asa Messer Elementary School is a Providence Public School located in a vibrantly diverse neighborhood with committed students and highly dedicated teachers, staff, and leaders including the 2016 Rhode Island Principal of the Year, the 2018 Providence Teacher of the Year, and a 2018 Golden Apple Award recipent! Read more
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DISTANCE LEARNING RESOURCES during COVID-19/Coronavirus Outbreak
MENTAL HEALTH & BEHAVIORAL RESOURCES
Kids' Link 24 Hour Hotline at 855-543-5465
During school hours (8:00am-11:00am, 1:00pm-3:30pm), call:
Inner You Counseling Center: 401-773-7116
GRAB AND GO Lunch Sites: Free packaged lunch and breakfast meals are distributed on Tuesdays and Fridays (11am to 2pm) for children ages 18 and under at specific school sites throughout Providence. Families of Providence Public School students can share their students’ ID numbers to pick up food for their children without their children being present. On pick-up days (Tues & Fri), multiple meals will be provided in 7-8 pound boxes to support families through the week. ID is NOT required.
GRAB AND GO Dinner Sites: Free packaged dinner meals are also available on Tuesdays and Fridays (4pm to 6pm) to youth 18 and under at all Providence recreation centers. Multiple meals will be provided on these pick-up days (Tues & Fri) to support families through the week. ID is NOT required.
OTHER FREE YOUTH MEAL SITES: The Department of Health has compiled this list of youth meal sites throughout Rhode Island.