EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island’s Deputy Secretary of Commerce Josh Saal joined 12 News at 4 Monday to discuss a statewide “landlord challenge.”

The challenge, set to kick off Tuesday, is seeking to provide permanent housing for Rhode Islanders who experienced homelessness and have stayed in hotel shelters since the start of the pandemic.

Looking for help? Saal suggested these resources:

  • RI Legal Services: 401-274-2652
  • The Center for Justice: 401-491-1101
  • Rhode Island Housing: 401-457-1163
  • Amos House: 401-272-0220

Watch the full interview in the video above.