“Dorcas International warmly welcomes all who seek to call Rhode Island home,” Executive Director Kathy Cloutier commented. “All who have had to flee their homeland need help starting anew; this is where we come in.”
Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island strives to create a welcoming environment for all. Working to empower the most vulnerable among us for more than 100 years, we meet our clients where they are by providing innovative wraparound services helping those seeking to overcome educational, cultural, economic, and language barriers. A non-profit 501(c)(3), Dorcas International offers adult education, language learning, job training, citizenship and immigration services, resettlement services, translation and interpreting, clothing and household needs, and more.