Blackstone Health Café

Blackstone Health Café

This program is the largest congregate dining setting for seniors or for those with disabilities in Rhode Island. The Blackstone Café provides balanced and nutritional meals to disabled adults and seniors in a community dining setting. There are 17 Blackstone Health Café dining locations across the state of Rhode Island where meals can be enjoyed or picked up.

As COVID-19 restrictions apply, these sites are currently not allowing dine-in meals to enjoy meals but will be again allowing them as state guidelines evolve.

Contact Information

To make a reservation at a café in your community, please call (401) 728-5480. 


Participation in the dining program is available to individuals who are at least 60 years of age and their spouse, as well as a person with a disability under 60 years of age.

How to Participate

To make a reservation at a café in your community, please call (401) 728-5480

Hours of operation vary by dining location. Boxed meals can be picked up at these sites or volunteers will deliver to clients.

Blackstone Café Locations

Central Falls
  • Forand Manor, 30 Washington Street, Central Falls, RI 02863, 11:30 a.m.
  • Wilfred Manor, 466 Hunt Street, Central Falls, RI 02863, 11:15 a.m.
  • Progresso Latino, 636 Broad Street, Central Falls, RI 02863, 12:00 p.m.
  • Coventry Senior Center, 1372 Main Street, Coventry, RI 02916, 12:00 p.m.
  • Cranston Senior Center, 1070 Cranston Street, Cranston, RI 02920, 11:45 a.m.
  • Temple Sinai, 30 Hagen Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920, 12:00 p.m.
  • Johnston Senior Center, 1291 Hartford Avenue, Johnston, RI 02919, 12:00 p.m.
  • Narragansett Community Center, 53 Mumford Road, Narragansett RI 02882, 11:30 a.m.
North Providence 
  • Sal Mancini Center, 2 Atlantic Blvd., North Providence, RI 02911, 11:45 a.m.
  • Leon Mathieu Senior, 420 Main Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860, 11:30 a.m.
  • Fogarty Manor, 214 Roosevelt Avenue, Pawtucket, RI 02860, 11:30 a.m. 
  • Lilian Feinstein Senior Center, 1085 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI 02908, 11:40 a.m.
  • DaVinci Center, 470 Charles Street, Providence, RI 02904, 12:00 p.m.
  • Community Action Partnership of Providence, 807 Broad Street, Providence, RI 02907, 12:15 p.m.
  • Jewish Community Center, 401 Elmgrove Avenue, Providence, RI 02906, 12:00 p.m.
  • Pilgrim Senior Center, 27 Pilgrim Parkway, Warwick, RI 02888, 12:00 p.m.
North Scituate 
  • Scituate Senior Center, 1315 Chopmist Hill Road, North Scituate, RI 02857, 12:00 p.m.