Vets Inc.-Supportive Services for Veterans:

Concord: 603-401-2537


Community Service Agencies:

Community Action Partnership:

Strafford County: 603-435-2500

Rockingham County: 603-778-1834

Housing Stability Services: 603-435-2448

NH Legal Aid- Advice & Referral Ctr.

Concord: 603-639-5290

Families' First/Healthcare Van:

Portsmouth: 603-422-8208

Options for Women- Pregnancy Counseling

Dover: 603-749-5662

Resource Listing:

Seacoast Eat Local:   


Somersworth: 603-692-4211

Dover Adult Learning Center:

Dover: 603-742-1030

Rochester: 603-335-6200

House of Hope Mission Soup Kitchen

Berwick: 207-698-9964

Dept. of Health & Human Services:

Rochester: 603-332-4120

Concord: 603-225-1652

Other NH Housing Authorities: 

Questions? Call us at 1-603-692-2864

Family Strength- Child/Family Services:

Dover: 603-742-5662

Haven- Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Srv:


Serving the Community since 1961 

Community Partners: Mental/Behavioral Health:

Rochester: 603-516-9300

Avis Goodwin Health Center:

Somersworth: 603-749-2346

Somersworth Human Resources:


Local & State Government Agencies:

Cross Roads House- Shelter

Portsmouth: 603-436-2218

Other Resources:

Southeastern Drug/Alcohol Services:

Dover: 603-516-8160

Homeless Shelter of Strafford County

Rochester: 603-332-3065

Somersworth Housing Authority

Community Health:

Job Corps- Education/Job Training:


My Friend's Place- Shelter

Dover: 603-516-8143

COAST Bus Services:

Dover: 603-743-5777

Service Link- Aging & Disability Resource Center:

Rochester: 603-332-7398

Portsmouth: 603-334-6594

NH Healthy Kids:

Concord: 877-464-2447


Dover: 603-749-5662

Gerry's Food Pantry:

Dover: 603-330-3468

Share Fund- Emergency Assistance:

Somersworth: 603-609-5710

Rochester: 603-335-0011

We at the SHA realize that the waiting list for Public Housing and/r the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program can be a lengthy process. We also recognize that there are times when our applicants' may be in a more immediate need of assistance.

Our lobby bulletin board has posting of privately owned/managed locally available apartments. These apartments are NOT subsidized through the SHA & offer rents usually at or slightly above Fair Market rental rents.

Below are a number or state, county and city agencies in the Somersworth, Dover, Rochester and Portsmouth area. In addition, please visit our information stand in our lobby for additional community resource brochures.