Human Services / Welfare

Major Services/Responsibilities:
Review and grant general assistance to qualified applicants in accordance with City guidelines. Assist needy citizens in non-financial ways by acting as liaison with other private and public services. Maintain complete statistical, case, and financial records in accordance with RSA 41:46. Assist other Somersworth municipal departments or civic organizations that serve the needy.

Office Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm (M-F)

*If you are homeless and in need of assistance, please contact Coordinated Access at
(603) 435-2500 ext. 8143

Contact Information:
Amy Valliere
Welfare Officer
Somersworth City Hall
One Government Way
Somersworth, NH 03878
(603) 692-9509

 

 

Additional Community Resources

Community Action Partnership of Strafford County (CAP)
Website
Child & Family Services, Employment & Training, Energy/Fuel Services, and Housing & Homeless Services
(603) 435-2500

Community Food Pantry
Food Pantry
(603) 692-2907

Developmental Services of Strafford County
Website
Mental Health, Developmental Services, and Family Support
(603) 749-4015

GreenPath Debt Solutions
Website
Debt Help
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Health & Human Services (Rochester)
Website
Cash Assistance, Medicaid, Child Support, Food Stamps, DCYF, BEAS
(603)����332-9120

NH Employment Security
Website
Unemployment, Employment Assistance
(603) 742-3600

NH Housing Finance
Website
Homeownership and Rental Assistance
(603) 472-8623

NH Works
Website
Job Search, Transitional Work
(603) 742-1961

Operation Blessing
Website
Clothing & Household Needs
(603) 430-8561

Seeds of Faith
Website
Food Pantry, Clothing Assistance
(603) 692-3100

ServiceLink (Rochester)
Website
Aging & Disability Resource Center
(603) 332-7398

Social Security Administration
Website
Disability Income, Supplemental Income, Death Benefits
(888) 397-9796

Somersworth Housing Authority
Website
Housing Assistance
(603) 692-2864