During the COVID-19 Pandemic period, applications for assistance may be downloaded from the link below and mailed or emailed. Please call 792-1315 for further information. Applications can be submitted by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or mailing to: Welfare Director, Town of Bedford, 24 N. Amherst Road, Bedford, NH 03110.
To speak with a Welfare Department Staff Member, drop in hours are between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 pm Monday - Friday (except Holidays observed by the Town). These hours are temporarily suspended unless by appointment. See phone number above.
Southern New Hampshire Services (Fuel, Electric Assistance)
Community Action Agency for Hillsborough County
40 Pine Street
Manchester, NH 03108
(603) 668-8010 or 1-800-322-1073
Relay Number/Hearing Impaired: (800) 877-8339
State Welfare Assistance (Food Stamps, Medicaid, Elderly and Adult Services, Transportation, Healthy Kids, Cash Assistance) - - (M-F/8:00am -4:00pm)
NH Department of Health & Human Services
1050 Perimeter Road , Suite 501d
Manchester, NH 03104
(603) 668-2330 or 1-800-852-7493
TDD Access Relay: (800) 735-2964
Fax # 603-668-5442