Providence Children's Museum - Community Service

Providence Children’s Museum is committed to serving the children of southern New England. Working in partnership with such organizations as Rhode Island Department of Children, Youth and Families (DCYF), Greater Providence Head Start and community centers throughout Providence and surrounding cities, the Museum brings its services to children and families of limited financial means.

  • Families Together – The nationally recognized therapeutic visitation program that brings court-separated families together in the Museum’s hands-on exhibits.
  • AmeriCorps – A dynamic team of young adults gives a year of community service helping children learn at the Museum.
  • Head Start/Good Start – Reaching out to 1,200 young children in Greater Providence, a program of the Museum’s AmeriCorps team.
  • Learning Clubs – Helping inner-city children discover the joy of learning, a program of the Museum’s AmeriCorps team.