Rhode Island Parent Magazine is the only parent-focused monthly publication in Rhode Island – and the best way to directly reach thousands of parents in RI and southeastern Massachusetts.

With a 15,000 circulation and several hundred distribution locations, the monthly free magazine and website are premiere ways to put your business or organization in front of your audience of active parents, grandparents, doctors, teachers, day care workers, and others.

“Rhode Island Parent Magazine is the only regular print advertising that we do. It is the only outlet that gives us a consistent return on our investment.” – Allen Converse, Mad Science of Southern MA & RI

Who we are

Rhode Island Parent Magazine and website are published by Gale Force Communications – a Rhode Island-based media and education company devoted to helping families. Our mission is to inform and inspire parents while making their lives easier. Our first products are the free, monthly magazine and website which connect families with local information, resources, events, and businesses.

How we can help

As a niche publicationthe only one of our kind in RI — we are the most direct way to reach parents who are active and care about their children’s well-being. As a small business, we work with you to develop the marketing and advertising package that meets your needs and budget.

Benefits for you

Access 15,000+ parents: Quality, local content keeps readers coming back continuously. We offer the most complete family events calendar available in RI.

Reach a wide area: A 15,000 circulation distributed at several hundred locations in RI and southeastern MA, including Stop & Shop, Dave’s Marketplace, Eastside Marketplace, local restaurants, banks, and stores. Professional distributors refill racks as needed so your ad will always be available.

Gain added value at no cost: All ads are full color and your events can be listed in our print and online calendars. You’ll get a free website business directory listing and we’ll share your social media. Plus, you can show your expertise by writing articles.


Print display ads in monthly magazine

Website directory listing and web ads

E-blast to 1,600+ subscriber list and email newsletter advertising

For access to our 2017 Media Kit

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Indoor Activities Guide

Print display ads and online directory listing

Summer Program & Camp Guide

Print word listing, print display ads, and online directory listing

Summer Entertainment Guide

Print display ads and online directory listing

Back to School Guide

Open house calendar, print display ads, and online directory listing

Gift Guide

Photo listing (8 spots available), print display ads, and online directory listing

A sample of advertisers since Rhode Island Parent Magazine launched in July 2015