HousingWorks RI at Roger Williams University is an authoritative source of information about housing in Rhode Island. We conduct research and analyze data to inform public policy. We develop communications strategies and promote dialogue about the relationship between housing and the state’s economic future.
HousingWorks RI at Roger Williams University envisions a Rhode Island in which communities embrace a variety of housing choices so that residents, regardless of income, can live in healthy, quality homes in vibrant and thriving neighborhoods.
In 2014, HousingWorks RI was integrated into Roger Williams University. Roger Williams University has long valued a campus-wide commitment to the greater community. As part of Roger Williams University, HousingWorks RI at RWU acts as a bridge for the University and provides a “think and do” laboratory that faculty, students, and staff can leverage to better all of Rhode Island.