Hope Recovery Center Grand Opening! May 9th 2018

Thank you to everyone who attended and participated in the wonderful opening day event for the Hope Recovery Center.

Many providers and community members came out for the event.


The agenda was as follows:


2:30- 3:30

Meet and Greet at the Hope Center

50 Washington Square


Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Lisa Conlan Lewis, Parent Support Network

Opening Prayer- Jaegil Lee, St. Paul’s Methodist Church

Robin Riley, Hope Recovery Community Center

Tom Coderre, Governor’s Office

Linda Mahoney, RI Department of Behavioral Healthcare Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals

Jamie Lehane, Newport Mental Health

Monica Smith, RICARES

Rebecca Elwell, Newport Substance Use

Prevention Coalition Coordinator

Diane Cote-Travisano

Robert Reynolds

Honorable Mayor Harry Winthrop


Jane Pickens Theater



Linda Hurley, Codac Behavioral Healthcare

Congressman David Cicilline

Paul Kandarian

Ana Bess Moyer Bell, COAST, “Four Legs to Stand On”