Serving the Community since 1961 

Our Community

With Portland, Maine only an hour to the North and Boston, Massachusetts only an hour the South the City of Somersworth provides each access to friends and relatives.


Important Notice



Somersworth is a historic mill community which is conveniently located 15 minutes from the beaches, a half an hour from the Lakes Region and an hour to the White Mountains.




Questions? Call us at 1-603-692-2864

It's easy to get around the City and the greater Tri-City area through COAST Public Transportation. COAST has scheduled bus routes that connect you to the shopping malls, hospitals and surrounding communities

Our Mission:

To provide safe, clean, independent and affordable housing to eligible familes, elderly and disabled persons without discrimination and facilitate resident connections to our community resource network.  

Additional Information can be found at the following links:


NH Department of Health & Human Services 

As of April 6, 2020 - The SHA office personnel will be working remotely from home. The office staff will still receive phone calls. Please listen carefully to the phone message when you call. All calls received will be forwarded to the extension you select.  Please leave a clear message including your name, telephone number and nature of the call. 

Maintenance work orders will be limited to emergency work orders only- for example: No heat, clogged toilets, smoke detector, etc.

Please call the office (692-2864) to report the work orders, follow the prompts to be connected to the on call maintenance person.

The gym is closed to all users as well as Filion Senior Center (except the laundry room for Filion tenants).

As per state and federal recommendations/guidelines, we urge all residents to avoid congregating in lobbies or community rooms of their developments and to avoid others if you are not feeling well.

Please call the NH Info line (2-1-1) for information on local/state services and resources re: COVID-19, health guidance and community resources. 

Additional Information may be posted our Facebook Page.

Somersworth Housing Authority