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

Welfare Application

Bedford Welfare Guidelines

2020 Fuel Assistance Information

2020 Fuel Assistance and Other Programs

2020 Federal Eviction Prevention / CDC - US DHHS Eff 09/2020 - This has been extended to October 3, 2021 (which requires a declaration be filed with the Landlord for protections)

Go to CAPNH.org for more rental assistance grant information.

Resource Information:

COVID -19 Housing Relief Flyer SNHS - retroactive grant benefits may still be available

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


2020 Energy Assistance Program Information

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