Carroll Tower is an elderly-only public housing development located near the Capital building on Smith Street in Providence.


  • Community Room and dining room available from 7 am – 10 pm (room may be rented for up to 3 hours for a fee)
  • TV Room available from 7 am – 10 pm
  • Gym open from 8 am – 7 pm
  • Library open from 8 am – 7 pm
  • Computer lab
  • Kitchen available to rent
  • Handicapped Restroom on ground level
  • Laundry Room open from 7 am – 11:30 pm
  • Vending machines and payphone on ground level
  • RIPTA bus stop in front of development
  • Located near Dunkin Donuts, the State House, Roger Williams Hospital, churches and stores
  • Meal site – serving lunch at 11:30 am Monday – Friday
  • Resident Services Coordinator available on site Mondays and Fridays

It is important to note that this site does have security staff and the Providence Police Department assigns a special security force to patrol all PHA developments.

Management Contact Information:

Monica Encarnacion
243 Smith Street,
Providence, RI 02908