The Thomas C. Slater Compassion Center Live better – naturally

The Thomas C. Slater Compassion Center
Live better – naturally

The Thomas C. Slater Compassion Center is committed to providing safe, dignified and affordable access to highquality medical cannabis for approved patients, with compassionate support to help you feel better and live better – naturally. 

We offer an amazing array of superior plants and products, each with unique qualities to soothe body and mind.

We provide exceptional customer service in our comfortable, convenient and safe dispensary in Providence, where we treat every patient with kindness, compassion and respect.

A better way

Empowering Patients

We empower you to take control of your physical and emotional wellness by helping you understand, select and purchase the right medicine for you so that you can feel your best. And when you feel better, you live better. It’s as simple as that. At the Slater Center, we help people live better – naturally.

What we’re about

Why more patients choose the Slater Center

01

Quality

We use only the finest medical cannabis, carefully cultivated and cured here in Rhode Island, without the use of harmful pesticides and other chemicals. Each plant is hand-cut and handcrafted into an assortment of products that undergo intensive testing to meet our strict quality guidelines.

02

Selection

We offer an amazing assortment of top-quality flower, concentrates, edibles and topicals, in a variety of strains and potencies. Each has unique therapeutic benefits to meet your specific needs.

03

Service

Our customer service is second to none. Our friendly, compassionate and knowledgeable staff members are among the best in the business. We take the time to answer your questions, explain how our products work and help you choose the medicine that’s right for you.

04

Value

Our products are affordable and competitively priced, with daily specials, a rewards program and special discounts for those who qualify. 

05

Convenience

Our dispensary is open seven days a week. We’re conveniently located at 1 Corliss Street in Providence, with easy access on and off Interstate 95. We offer secure parking that provides quick access to the dispensary. We also have express kiosks.

How Can I Buy Medical Cannabis In Rhode Island?

See Your Doctor

See your doctor or nurse practitioner. Your provider will need to confirm that you have a health condition that qualifies for the use of medical cannabis.

Register as a Patient

Apply for a Medical Cannabis ID Card. If you live in RI, you can find the application for a  RI Medical Cannabis ID Card on the RI Department of Health website. Non-residents should follow the procedures in their state.

Visit The Slater Center

Present your RI Medical Cannabis ID card or other approved patient documentation and a government-issued photo ID to the front-desk staff and enter the facility.

Want More Cannabis Info?

Cannabis is an amazing natural resource with tremendous potential for improving health and wellness. It offers safe, natural and effective relief for challenging medical conditions.

Want To See Our Menu?

We offer a wide assortment of high-quality medical cannabis with a diverse product line including flower, concentrates, edibles and topicals, each with unique therapeutic benefits developed for optimal results.

Does the Slater Center Accept Out-of-State Patients?

Yes. The Slater Center welcomes all new patients – from Rhode Island and out of state. If you have a valid RI Medical Marijuana ID Card or other approved patient documentation from any state, you can register as a patient to use our facility.

The Slater Center. Your choice for wellness. Your partner in health. Helping people live better since 2013.

What our patients say

Patient Testimonials

“When I walked in that door, Maria took me right into her arms because she saw how devastated I was, that I had cancer, and she sat me down and we talked about it. So from day one, I was never afraid. I always had a positive attitude.”

Barbara

Slater Center Patient

“It’s a great friendly atmosphere. … They want to know how you’re feeling that day and how they can help. And everyone here is always very helpful and knowledgeable and willing to go out of their way for you. … They definitely care. They definitely care.”

Thomas

Slater Center Patient

“When I walked in that door, Maria took me right into her arms because she saw how devastated I was, that I had cancer, and she sat me down and we talked about it. So from day one, I was never afraid. I always had a positive attitude.”

Barbara

Slater Center Patient

“It’s a great friendly atmosphere. … They want to know how you’re feeling that day and how they can help. And everyone here is always very helpful and knowledgeable and willing to go out of their way for you. … They definitely care. They definitely care.”

Thomas

Slater Center Patient