Applications for emergency assistance may be downloaded from the link below and mailed , emailed  or dropped off at the Town Offices.    For emailing, send to: phogan@bedfordnh.org  OR  drop-off or mail to: Welfare Director, Town of Bedford, 24 N. Amherst Road, Bedford, NH 03110.

Drop in hours are between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 pm Monday - Friday (except Holidays observed by the Town).   Appointments may be scheduled by calling the number that follows.  Also, please call 603-792-1315 for further information


Bedford Welfare Guidelines

Go to CAPNH.org for rental assistance grant information and HomeHelpNH.org for homeowner assistance.

Resource Information:

1.  Southern New Hampshire Services (Fuel, Electric Assistance)

 (M-F/8:30am -4:30pm)

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


2. 2023 Homeowners Assistance Fund - Mortage, Taxes, past-due amounts - Homowners Information Document (click here)

3.  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


 4.  Bedford Community Food Pantry -  2023 Information Flyer (click here)