Faculty & Staff Resources

University Human Resources 401-863-3175 For regular updates on COVID related information from UHR.
Faculty Staff Assistance Program Website

Available Services

  • Emotional Wellbeing: Six free and confidential face-to-face or telephonic counseling sessions with a licensed counselor to address situational issues such as grief and loss, anxiety, depression, and family stress. Phone support available 24/7 for psychological or psychiatric emergencies.

  • Family and Caregiving: Resources on adoption assistance, local childcare options, elder care providers and facilities, and pet boarding.

  • Daily Living: Free 30-minute telephonic consultations with legal and/or financial professionals regarding child support, debt consolidation, and estate planning.

  • Health and Wellness: Basic health and wellness resources to assist with guiding in areas such as nutrition, weight management, and smoking cessation.

  • Talkspace - Text Message Therapy: Everyone has times when life is overwhelming. That’s where the advice, support and resources from an expert can help. In partnership with Talkspace, texting with a therapist can be easy and give you private space to work through your challenges.

Wellness 401-863-3175 Updated regularly with online programs.
Child Care 877-BH-CARES (242-2737)

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UHR Resources & Tips  

Tips & Best Practices for Working Remotely

Resources for Parents 

Consult the FAQs for staff and managers for common questions​.