Enhanced Outpatient Services (EOS) is a home/community-based, short-term (6-12 weeks) stabilization program that provides comprehensive, clinical services to children with behavioral and or mental health care needs.  These services provide the family with support as their child transitions from higher-level placement care to home or as a preventative measure to reduce the risk of hospitalization or out-of-home placement.  


  • Improved Behavioral Regulation
  • Improved Family Relationships
  • Enhanced Support Strategies
  • Stabiliztion Following Hospitalization
  • Prevention of Hospitalization

Eligibility Criteria

  • Child has current DSM or corresponding ICD diagnosis
  • Child is presenting with moderate to severe behavioral health symptoms and serious impairments across a variety of settings (home, community, school, etc.)
  • Child’s needs cannot be adequately met through routine office-based outpatient behavioral health treatment services.
  • Child is a member of an insurance plan that participates/provides EOS level of care.

How to Access

  • If your child is enrolled in RIteCare or RIteShare (Neighborhood Health Plan or United Healthcare), please contact your Insurance provider.
    • Contact Melissa Linicus, Clinical Director of Children’s Services at 401-789-4614, ext. 311 or mlinicus@fogartycenter.org