North Providence has a number of notable people. They include Zellio Toppazzini (Rhode Island Reds Player of the Century), Ernie DiGregorio (former NBA player) and Danielle Lacourse (Miss Rhode Island USA 2007 who also became first runner-up at Miss USA 2007). Senior apartments are available within/around the town of North Providence for elderly citizens who need them.

The Bridge at Cherry Hill
One Cherry Hill Road, Johnston, Rhode Island 02919
Capitol Ridge at Providence
700 Smith Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02908
Darlington Memory Lane
1081 R Mineral Spring Avenue, North Providence, Rhode Island 02904