Currently CHS manages the general assistance programs for the Towns of Derry, Londonderry and Hampstead.
Residents in need of emergency aid which includes but is not limited to rent, fuel or electric assistance may stop by the office to pick up an application during normal business hours. Assistance cannot be granted without a completed application.
CHS evaluates every application based on established general assistance guidelines for each community.
Incomplete applications cannot be granted.
We encourage every potential applicant to call the office at 603-425-2545 and speak to a staff member prior to picking up the application in order to get a complete explanation of process. All inquiries are in confidence.