Welcome and thank you for choosing the
Thomas C. Slater Compassion Center.
Welcome and thank you for choosing the Thomas C. Slater Compassion Center.
We are here to help you on your journey to wellness. Here is some helpful information to get you started.
The Slater Center is conveniently located at 1 Corliss St. in Providence, RI, just off Interstate 95. We are open seven days a week: Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. We offer free parking in a safe, secure onsite parking lot. Our building is accessible for people of all abilities.
Our goal is to provide each patient with an exceptional level of personalized care in a safe, welcoming environment. We will respond to your unique needs in a kind, compassionate and confidential manner. We will explain your options and work with you to find the best medicine for you based on your healthcare needs, preferences and desired effects.
We want to help you feel better so you can live better – naturally. We want to be your choice for wellness and your partner in health.
The Slater Center accepts any patient who has a valid Rhode Island Medical Marijuana Identification (ID) Card or other approved patient documentation from another state. Learn more about obtaining a Rhode Island Medical Marijuana Identification Card on our website.
HOW TO REGISTER AS A PATIENT AT THE SLATER CENTER
Medical cannabis patient registration is quick and easy.
Anyone with a valid Rhode Island Medical Marijuana ID Card or other approved patient documentation from any state can register as a patient to buy cannabis medicine at the Slater Center.
Visit The Slater Center
Stop by our dispensary during regular business hours. We are open seven days: Monday-Friday: 8 am to 6:30 pm and Saturday-Sunday: 8 am to 4 pm.
Show us your Rhode Island Medical Marijuana ID Card or other state-approved patient documentation from any state, along with an official government-issued photo ID.
Your First Visit
During your first visit to the Slater Center, our friendly and knowledgeable staff members will help you register as a patient so you can purchase your medicine here.
Once you are registered, we will take a few minutes to explain how the center works, the type of medicine available and how we help with your specific needs. We also can answer any general questions you may have.
You will then meet with one of our Patient Advisors, who will recommend medicine tailored to your individual needs, treatment goals and personal preferences.
Our Patient Advisors are extremely knowledgeable about all of our plants and products, as well as treatment options recommended for specific conditions based on scientific and anecdotal evidence. They will work with you to find the best medicine for you, based on your needs, personal preferences and desired effects. They can also explain how long it will take for the medicine to take effect and how long the effects will last.
We also offer one-on-one consultations for more in-depth discussions about your personal needs and the options available to you. Call or stop by to schedule an appointment at a time that’s convenient for you.
Being A Slater Patient
Once registered as a patient, you will need to show your RI Medical Marijuana ID Card or other approved patient documentation and government-issued photo ID each time you visit. You will be checked in at the front desk and allowed into the dispensary to purchase your medicine.
We have one of the largest selections of medical cannabis on the East Coast including flower, concentrates, edibles, topicals and tinctures.
We use only the finest cannabis grown here at the Slater Center as well as plants grown by a select group of licensed cultivators here in Rhode Island. Each plant is carefully cultivated and cured without the use of harmful pesticides and chemicals.
Our team of professional cultivators stays on top of industry innovations, using sustainable growing techniques, the latest technology and state-of-the-art processes to produce top-quality plants that produce consistent therapeutic effects.
Each plant is hand-cut and hand-crafted into an assortment of cannabis medicines that undergo intensive inspection and testing to ensure they meet our strict guidelines for quality, safety, purity and potency, as well as all state and local regulations.
That’s why the Slater Center is the trusted source for patients seeking high-grade medical cannabis that delivers consistent results for their therapeutic needs.
THE Slater CEnter FAQS
Learn more by reading some of our patients' frequently asked questions.