Welcome to Verizon Rhode Island online, a great resource for news and information on how we serve you - our friends, neighbors and partners in business across the Ocean State.
As a technology leader, we continue to invest each year in new technologies that bring the best video, Internet and telephone service to our customers in Rhode Island. Today, our fiber-optic network and its rich array of FiOS voice, data and video services are available in 29 Rhode Island communities. We also are rolling out the Verizon Wireless4G LTEnetwork in Rhode Island. [ Read the full message ]
Connecting with Customers In Unique Ways
How do you think you would communicate with Verizon customer service if you were deaf? For ten years, the Verizon Center for Customers with Disabilities has offered a direct video phone line for the deaf community. [ Learn More ]
Verizon Redefines TV Experience
Verizon intends to redefine customers’ TV viewing experience with the introduction of FiOS Quantum TV. The new service is available in North Texas now and will be rolled out in phases to other markets over the next few months. [ Learn More ]
In the Community
Verizon continues to focus on the quality of life for Rhode Islandresidents by investing in a wide range of programs that strengthen education, raise awareness of domestic violence, and improve health care through the use of technology.
Verizon Grants To Help Seven Rhode Island Domestic Violence Prevention Organizations Expand Programs
Seven Rhode Island nonprofits received a total of $45,000 in grants from the Verizon Foundation to boost their domestic violence prevention efforts. The nonprofits were recognized at a training session hosted by the Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
Pictured ( L-R ) Christina Garcia, Manager of Prevention & Youth Advocate Sojourner House; Megan Whelan, Youth Education Advocate Domestic Violence Resource Center of South County; Jessica Walsh, Director of Prevention Women’s Resource Center; Jennifer Wall, Executive Director East Providence Prevention Coalition; Deb Debare, Executive Director Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence; Kris Lyons, Executive Director Women’s Center of Rhode Island; Michele Cinquegrano, Regional Director Government Affairs Verizon; Frances O’Neill-Cunha, Regional Director Regulatory Verizon; Christy dos Reis, Director of Communications Day One