To ensure that all people with disabilities are afforded the opportunities to exercise all the rights and responsibilities accorded to citizens of this state and each person with a disability is able to reach his/her maximum potential in independence, human development, productivity and self-sufficiency.
The Commission is currently located at 43 Cherry Dale Court, Cranston. This location is temporary, and is expected to last through the Spring, while our building undergoes construction. During this time period, please address all mail to 43 Cherry Dale Court. Visitor parking is located at the Rhode Island Training School's Roosevelt Benton facility. Disability parking is located on Cherry Dale Court, in front of Building 43 (the first building in from Howard Avenue).
If you have any questions, please contact the Commission at GCD.Disabilities@gcd.ri.gov.
Applications for the GCD's Summer and Fall 2015 Fellowships are due by March 12th. Interviews will be held on March 16th. For more information, including how to apply, please see our Fellowship Opportunities page.