News & Media

Throughout the year, East Bay Community Action Program hosts and participates in events that reflect the vibrant and diverse talents of our community. Here on our News and Media page you’ll find updates about program services and promotions, as well as press releases about our recent accomplishments and the work of our community partners.


East Bay Recovery Center Grand Opening – Story aired on WJAR TV News May 2, 2018

Press Releases

Gala 2018 Press Release


Recovery Resources Press Release

In the News

Free Help Available to Enroll in Health Insurance – East Providence Patch, November 2, 2018

Photos of the 4th Annual Halloween Stroll on Broadway in Newport, Coordinated by EBCAP –  Newport Daily News, October 25, 2018

Newport Mayor Harry Winthrop Visits EBCAP for Head Start Awareness – Newport Patch, October 16, 2018

EBCAP Managers, Elizabeth McDowell (Literacy Volunteers of East Bay) and Carla Wahnon (Integrated Health) were interviewed on Radio AM 790, Service Matters – October 12, 2018

Pell Food Program Seeks Support (Food Program Coordinated by EBCAP’s Newport Family and Child Opportunity Zone) – Newport This Week, October 11, 2018

High Marks for Head Start – Newport Patch, September 19, 2018

Bristol Comedy Night – Tickets on sale now for fundraiser to benefit East Bay Recovery Center – Bristol-Warren Patch, September 13, 2018

Safe Haven- The East Bay Recovery Center opens its doors in Bristol – The Bay, June 27, 2018

Spotlight Shown on Extent of Elderly Abuse at Awareness Breakfast – Warwick Beacon, June 21, 2018

Walking School Bus Celebrates Five Years – Newport This Week, June 21, 2018

RI Foundation Awards $270,000 to Newport County Nonprofits – Newport Now, June 20,2018

Employee Spotlight

EBCAP Announces New Hires/Promotions of Key Staff – September 25, 2018

Esther Trneny- She’s Changing Careers but Committed to EBCAP- September 2018

Robert Crossley Recognized for Partnership by Bristol HEZ – Bristol Patch, February 14, 2018

EBCAP E-News Archives

October 2018

September 2018

Summer 2018