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Westbay Community Action, Inc. is a Certified Lead Center designated by the RI Department of Health and the RI Department of Human Services to provide non-medical case management to families with a child who has been lead poisoned.

Westbay CAP is one of four Certified Lead Centers in the state of Rhode Island. Westbay provides lead related services to the city of Cranston, as well as Kent and Washington Counties.

A referral from the RI Department of Health is required to receive these services.

These services include, but are not limited to:

  • Initial needs assessment

  • Family care plan (including siblings of the EBL child)

  • Medical care coordination and referrals to lead screenings as needed

  • Non-medical case management

  • Nutritional counseling

  • Developmental screening

  • Housing inspections (walk through with inspector, visual assessments, assist inspector in contacting the family)

  • Education and training

  • Housing relocation assistance

For more information, please call or email Kristen Jansson, at 401-732-4660 x112 or

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