Public Assistance Information

Click any of the following programs for more information:

Employment Assistance

NH Department of Employment Security
2000 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-3702

Food Pantries

Seacoast Family Food Pantry
7 Junkins Avenue, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-0641

St. Vincent de Paul Society
53 Lincoln Street, Exeter, NH
(603) 772-9922
Website

Salvation Army
15 Middle Street, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-2606

Food Stamps

NH Division of Family Assistance
50 International Drive, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 433-8300

Fuel & Electric Assistance

Rockingham Community Action
7 Junkins Avenue, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-3896

Homeless / Shelter Assistance

Seacoast Family Promise
6 Emery Lane, Stratham, NH
(603) 658-8448

Crossroads House
600 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 436-2218

Homeless Hotline
1-800-852-3388

Thrift Stores

Wonderland Thrift Shop
28 Portsmouth Avenue, Stratham, NH
(603) 686-5313

Goodwill
2454 Lafayette Road, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 430-2040

Clothes Attic
Stratham Community Church
6 Emery Lane, Stratham, NH
(603) 775-0171

Other Helpful Links

Families First
Community Campus, Portsmouth, NH
Website

NH Department of Health & Human Services
50 International Drive, Portsmouth, NH
(603) 433-8300
Website

NH Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
35 High Street, Exeter, NH
(603) 778-1834
Website