Basic Needs In The Lancaster Area

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Child Care

NH Department of Health and Human Services

Primary Phone: 603-271-9700

Toll Free Number: 1-800-852-3345 ext.9700

Website: http://www.nheasy.gov

Services:

Assistance with paying for child care

Clothing

Groveton Thrift Shop

Address: 19 State Street, Groveton, NH 3582

Primary Phone: 603-636-2026

Services:

Low-cost, second-hand clothing

Second Time Around

Address: 73 Main Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-4477

Services:

Low-cost, second-hand clothing

New to You Consignment

Address: 199 Main Street, Lancater, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-3377

Services:

Low-cost, second-hand clothing

Partners in Health

Address: 25 Main Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-4172

Services:

Low-cost, second-hand clothing

Friends and Neighbors Thrift

Address: 6 King Square, Whitefield, NH 3598

Primary Phone: 603-837-9044

Services:

Low-cost, second-hand clothing

Our Corner Store

Address: 4 Main Street, Whitefield, NH 3598

Primary Phone: 603-837-8877

Services:

Low-cost, second-hand clothing

Electrical Assistance

Groveton Town Office

Address: 19 Main Street, Groveton, NH 3582

Primary Phone: 603-636-6098

Contact Name: Judith Szurley

Website: https://www.countyoffice.org/groveton-town-clerk-northumberland-nh-51c

Services:

Assistance to pay a disconnect notice

Lancaster Town Office

Address: 25 Main Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-2114

Website: https://www.lancasternh.org

Services:

Assistance to pay a disconnect notice

Whitefield Town Office

Address: 56 Littleton Road, Whitefield, NH 3598

Primary Phone: 603-837-9871

Website: http://localtown.us/whitefield-nh/

Services:

Assistance to pay a disconnect notice

Tri-County CAP Energy Assistance Services

Address: 53 Main St, Berlin, NH 3570

Primary Phone: 603-752-3248 ext. 1

Website: http://www.tccap.org

Services:

Assistance to pay a disconnect notice

Emergency Shelter

Homeless Outreach Services

Primary Phone: 603-723-6121

Contact Name: Melissa Vashaw

Website: http://www.tccap.org

Services:

Housing Assistance for Long-Term Housing

Tyler Blain House

Address: 56 Prospect Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-2344

Website: http://www.tccap.org/services/health/homelessness/

Services:

Emergency Shelter Services

Food Assistance

NH Department of Health and Human Services

Primary Phone: 603-271-9700

Toll Free Number: 1-800-852-3345 ext. 9700

Website: http://www.nheasy.gov

Services:

SNAP benefits

Food Pantry

Tyler Blain House

Address: 56 Prospect Street, Lancaster, NH 03584

Primary Phone: 603-788-2344

Website: http://www.tccap.org/services/health/homelessness/

Services:

Emergency Food Pantry, 24 Hours a day, 7 days a week

St. Francis Xavier Food Pantry

Address: 10 State Street, Groveton, NH 3582

Primary Phone: 603-636-2486

Services:

Pantry Hours: Wednesday: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM, Thursday: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Friday: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Salvation Army

Address: 1 Church Street, Groveton, NH 3582

Primary Phone: 603-636-1049

Services:

Pantry Hours: Monday through Friday (9:00 AM-12:00 PM)

Groveton Food Pantry

Address: 11 State Street, Groveton, NH 3582

Primary Phone: 603-636-1047

Services:

Pantry Hours: Wednesday: 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Christ United Methodist Church

Address: 135 Main street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-2734

Services:

Pantry Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Lancaster Food Shelf

Address: 73 Main Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-4477

Services:

Pantry Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Friends and Neighbors Food Pantry

Address: 7 Main Street, Whitefield, NH 3598

Primary Phone: 603-837-9044

Services:

Pantry Hours: Tuesday, 11:00 Am to 1:00 PM, Thursday, 3:00 to 4:30 PM

Health Insurance

Health Care Marketplace

Toll Free Number: 1 800-318-2596

Website: https://www.healthcare.gov/

Services:

Tri-County Community Action ServiceLink

Address: 610 Sullivan Street, Suite 6, Berlin, NH 03570

Primary Phone: 603-752-6407

Website: http://www.tccap.org/service-link-resource-center/

Services:

ServiceLink is a program of the NH Department of Health and Human Services and helps individuals access and make connections to long-term services and supports, access family caregiver information and supports, explore options and understand and access Medicare and Medicaid.

NH Department of Health and Human Services

Toll Free Number: 1-800-318-2596

Website: http://www.healthcare.gov, www.nheasy.gov

Services:

Medicaid and Medicare Enrollment, Assistor Help: 1-855-899-9600

Heating Assistance

Tri-County CAP Energy Assistance Services

Address: 53 Main Street, Berlin, NH 3570

Primary Phone: 603-752-3248 ext. 1

Website: http://www.tccap.org

Services:

Emergency Fuel Assistance, Fuel Assistance, Weatherization

Housing Assistance

Homeless Outreach Services

Primary Phone: 603-723-6121

Contact Name: Melissa Vashaw

Website: http://www.tccap.org

Services:

Housing Assistance for Long-Term Housing

WIC

WIC

Address: Various Locations, NH

Toll Free Number: 1-800-578-2050

Services:

Assistance with nutrition needs for pregnant women and children age 5 and under

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Emergency Services

Weeks Medical Center

Address: 173 Middle Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-4911

Website: https://weeksmedical.org/

Services:

Emergency Sercives, Specialty Practices and Inpatient Care

Primary Care

Weeks Medical Center

Address: 173 Middle Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-4911

Website: https://weeksmedical.org/

Services:

Emergency Sercives, Specialty Practices and Inpatient Care

Ammonoosuc Community Health Services

Address: 14 King Square, Whitefield, NH 3598

Primary Phone: 603-837-2333

Website: http://www.achs.org

Services:

Primary care

Weeks Medical Center Physician Offices

Address: Various Locations, Lancaster, Groveton, Whitefield, and North Stratford, NH

Primary Phone: 603-788-5095

Website: https://weeksmedical.org/

Services:

Primary care

Veterans

Veterans Administration

Toll Free Number: 1-800-295-9363

Services:

Programs and benefits for veterans

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Emergency Shelter

Homeless Outreach Services

Primary Phone: 603-723-6121

Contact Name: Melissa Vashaw

Website: http://www.tccap.org

Services:

Housing Assistance for Long-Term Housing

Tyler Blain House

Address: 56 Prospect Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-2344

Website: http://www.tccap.org/services/health/homelessness/

Services:

Emergency Shelter Services

Housing Assistance

Homeless Outreach Services

Primary Phone: 603-723-6121

Contact Name: Melissa Vashaw

Website: http://www.tccap.org

Services:

Housing Assistance for Long-Term Housing

Low Income Housing

Lancaster Housing Authority c/o Berlin Housing Authority

Address: 10 Serenity Circle, Berlin, NH 3570

Primary Phone: 603-752-4240

Website: https://affordablehousingonline.com/housing-authority/New-Hampshire/Berlin-Housing-Authority/NH011

Services:

Low income Housing Assistance

Berlin Housing Authority

Address: 10 Serenity Circle, Berlin, NH 3570

Primary Phone: 603-752-4240

Website: https://affordablehousingonline.com/housing-authority/New-Hampshire/Berlin-Housing-Authority/NH011

Services:

Low Income Housing, Voucher for Approved Rentals

AHEAD Property Management

Address: 262 Cottage Street, Littleton, NH 3561

Primary Phone: 603-444-1377

Website: http://www.homesahead.org/

Services:

Low Income Housing, Rentals

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Medication Assisted Treatment

North Country Recovery Center

Address: 173 Middle Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Primary Phone: 603-788-4911

Website: https://weeksmedical.org/

Services:

Medication Assisted Treatment, Case Management, Groups, Counsleing, Treatement Access

The Doorway at AVH

Address: 59 Page Hill Road, Berlin, NH 3570

Primary Phone: 603-342-5000, 2-1-1

Website: http://www.thedoorway.nh.gov/doorway-avh

Services:

Medication Assisted Treatment, Groups, Counseling, Case Management

Recovery

North Country Health Consortium Wellness And Recovery Model Program

Address: 262 Cottage Street, Suite 230, Littleton, NH 3561

Primary Phone: 603-259-1729

Fax Number: 603-444-0945

Contact Name: Jennifer Goulet

Website: http://www.nchcnh.org/WARM.php

Services:

Recovery support, recovery wellness planning, relapse prevention planning, resource connection, resource navigation, community education, provider education

Treatment Centers

NCHC Substance Use Disorder Clinical Services

Address: Various Locations, Berlin, Conway, and Woodsville, NH

Primary Phone: 603-869-2210

Website: http://www.nchcnh.org/sud.php

Services:

Intensive Outpatient Programs and Outpatient Programs

NCHC- Grafton County Impaired Driver Care Management Program

Address: Various Locations, Berlin, Bethlehem, Conway, Littleton, and Woodsville, NH

Primary Phone: 603-259-3700 x230

Fax Number: 603-444-0945

Contact Name: Tom Grillo

Website: http://www.nchcnh.org/sud.php?xpage=43

Services:

Friendship House

Primary Phone: 603-869-2210

Website: https://www.NCHCNH.org

Services:

Accepts most insurances, Residential, Outpatient, Intensive outpatient, High intensity, low intensity

Phoenix House

Toll Free Number: 1-888-671-9392

Website: https://www.phoenixhouse.org/locations/new-hampshire/

Services:

Accepts most insurances including Medicaid, 1 week-1 year, Residential, Outpatient

Southeastern NH Alcohol and Drug Abuse Services

Primary Phone: 603-516-8160

Website: https://senhs.org

Services:

Crisis intervention, Residential, High intensity, Low intensity, Outpatient, Accepts Cigna, Wellsense, NH Healthy Families, Anthem, Amerihealth and Medicare

The Plymouth House

Primary Phone: 603-536-5500

Website: http://theplymouthhouse.com

Services:

12 step oriented, self pay: does not accept insurance

The Veteran Homestead, Inc.

Primary Phone: 603-622-3020

Toll Free Number: 1-888-840-4243

Website: https://www.veteranhomestead.org/veteran-victory-farm#!

Services:

Veteran, Working organic therapuetic farm, dual diagnosis, residential

West Bridge Community Services

Primary Phone: 603-634-4446

Website: https://www.westbridge.org/

Services:

Dual dignosis, Residential, Outpatient, Family program, Wellness Program, Alumni program, Accepts Humana, Beacon, Magellan, Cigna, and Compsych

Brattleboro Retreat

Primary Phone: 802-258-3700

Toll Free Number: 1-800-RETREAT

Website: https://www.brattlebororetreat.org/

Services:

Mental Health & Addiction Care- inpatient, outpatient, residential, and day programs to meet the unique needs of children, adolescents, and adults.

Driven by Circumstances

Primary Phone: 603-455-8670

Website: https://drivenbycircumstances.org

Services:

Long-term facility: 60 days or more, 12 step oriented, Men only, Does not accept insurance, must be employed and keep employment

Farnum Center

Primary Phone: 603-934-2020

Website: https://farnumcenter.org

Services:

Accepts most insurances, Intensive outpatient, Outpatient, Family program, Gender specific, Alumni program, Adventure therapy

GateHouse Treatment

Toll Free Number: 1-855-211-1191

Website: https://www.gatehousetreatment.com/

Services:

Accepts Most insurances,12 step oriented,detox and stabiization, residential: 3-4 weeks, Medication Assisted Treatment, Outpatient and Aftercare

Green Mountain Treatment Center

Toll Free Number: 1-855-712-7784

Website: https://www.graniterecoverycenters.com/new-hampshire-addiction-treatment-centers/green-mountain-treatment-center/

Services:

Accepts most insurances, Detox program, Dual diagnosis treatment, Residential: 30-90 days, Client to client program, 12 step oriented

Hampstead

Primary Phone: 603-329-5311

Website: http://hampsteadhospital.com/

Services:

Detox, Residential, Partial hospital program, Accepts Wellsense, NH Healthy Families (for psychiatric, not detox and Substance us programs) and private insurance

Headrest Inc.

Primary Phone: 603-448-4400

Website: https://headrest.org

Services:

Residential, 24 Hour crisis line, Outpatient program, Accepts most insurances, including NH Medicaid

His Mansion Ministries

Primary Phone: 603-464-5555

Website: http://hismansion.com

Services:

Residential, Men and Women (18-35), One year program, Christian counseling

Hope on Haven Hill

Primary Phone: 603-841-5353

Website: http://www.hopeonhavenhill.org

Services:

Accepts Anthem, Harvard Pilgrim, Cigna, Wellsense, NH Haelthy Families, Amerihealth and sliding fee scale, 12 step oriented, Outpatien, Residential, Pregnant and newly post-partum women, one year program

Keystone Hall

Primary Phone: 603-881-4848

Website: http://keystonehall.org/

Services:

Residential, outpatient, High intensity treatment, low intensity treatment, Aftercare, Accepts Medicaid, Bluecross Blueshield, Harvard Pilgrim

New Freedom Academy

Toll Free Number: 1-866-335-9783

Website: https://www.newfreedomacademy.com

Services:

Accepts most insurances, Residential, Outpatient, Intensive outpatient, High intensity, low intensity

Antrim House

Primary Phone: 603-808-0185

Website: https://sobrietycentersofnh.com/facilities-2/

Services:

28-90 day program, 12 step oriented, Women only: 18 years and older, Accepting: Amerihealth, Wellsense and Private Insurance

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Child Care

NH Department of Health and Human Services

Primary Phone: 603-271-9700

Toll Free Number: 1-800-852-3345 ext.9700

Website: http://www.nheasy.gov

Services:

Assistance with paying for child care

Computer Access

Whitefield Public Library

Address: 8 Lancaster Road, Whitefield, NH 3598

Primary Phone: 603-837-2030

Services:

Access to computers and internet

Northumberland Public library

Address: 31 State Street, Groveton, NH 3582

Primary Phone: 603-636-2066

Services:

Access to computers and internet

Jefferson Public Library

Address: 737 Presidential Hwy., Jefferson, NH

Primary Phone: 603-586-7791

Services:

Access to computers and internet

Crisis Hotline

Alzheimer's Helpline

Toll Free Number: 1-800-272-3900

Services:

Support for individuals with Alzheimers and families

AIDS Hotline

Toll Free Number: 1-800-752-2437

Services:

Support for individuals with AIDS

Vet2Vet Veteran's Crisis Line

Toll Free Number: 1-877-838-2838

Services:

Crisis services for veterans

The Trevor Project

Toll Free Number: 1-866-488-7386

Services:

Crisis services for LGBTQ Youth

Post-Partum Depression Hotline

Toll Free Number: 1-800-773-6667

Services:

Crisis services for new mothers

National Graduate Student Crisis Line

Toll Free Number: 1-800-472-3457

Services:

Crisis services for students

Hearing and Speech Impaired Suicide Prevention Hotline

Toll Free Number: 1-800-273-8255

Services:

Suicide Prevention

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

Toll Free Number: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Services:

Suicide Prevention

National Hopeline Network

Toll Free Number: 1-800-442-4673

Services:

Suicide and Crisis Hotline

Crisis Website

Crisis Chat

Website: http://www.crisischat.org

Services:

Onlineemotional support, hours vary

IMALIVE

Website: http://www.IMALIVE.org

Services:

Online crisis network with suicide prevention and crisis chat

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

Address: NH RESPONSE Hotline, NH

Toll Free Number: 1-866-662-4220

Website: http://www.coosfamilyhealth.org

Services:

Assistance for victims of domestic violence

Health Insurance

Health Care Marketplace

Toll Free Number: 1 800-318-2596

Website: https://www.healthcare.gov/

Services:

Tri-County Community Action ServiceLink

Address: 610 Sullivan Street, Suite 6, Berlin, NH 03570

Primary Phone: 603-752-6407

Website: http://www.tccap.org/service-link-resource-center/

Services:

ServiceLink is a program of the NH Department of Health and Human Services and helps individuals access and make connections to long-term services and supports, access family caregiver information and supports, explore options and understand and access Medicare and Medicaid.

NH Department of Health and Human Services

Toll Free Number: 1-800-318-2596

Website: http://www.healthcare.gov, www.nheasy.gov

Services:

Medicaid and Medicare Enrollment, Assistor Help: 1-855-899-9600

Internet Access

Dunkin

Address: 196 Main Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Services:

Access to wireless internet

McDonald' Restaurant

Address: 238 Main Street, Lancaster, NH 3584

Services:

Access to wireless internet

Legal Issues

NH Legal Aid, Legal Advice and Referral Center

Address: 48 South Main Street, Concord, NH 3301

Toll Free Number: 1-800-639-5290

Services:

Legal Assistance

NH Legal Assistance

Address: 117 North State Street, Concord, NH 3301

Primary Phone: 603-228-0432

Services:

Legal Assistance

The Pro Bono Program of the NH Bar Association

Address: 2 Pillsbury Street, Suite 300, Concord, NH 3301

Primary Phone: 603-224-6942

Services:

Legal Assistance

Reporting Abuse

Division of Children, Youth and Families

Primary Phone: 603-271-6562

Toll Free Number: 1-800-894-5533

Services:

Reporting neglect, emotional, physical and sexual abuse of children

Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services

Primary Phone: 603-271-6562

Toll Free Number: 1-800-949-0470

Services:

Reporting self-neglect, neglect, emotional, physical, financial and sexual abuse of aging and disabled adults

Veterans

IMALIVE

Website: http://www.IMALIVE.org

Services:

Online crisis network with suicide prevention and crisis chat

Vet2Vet Veteran's Crisis Line

Toll Free Number: 1-877-838-2838

Services:

Crisis services for veterans

Veterans Affairs

Website: http://www.va.gov

Services:

Programs and benefits for veterans

Veterans Administration

Toll Free Number: 1-800-295-9363

Services:

Programs and benefits for veterans

WIC

WIC

Address: Various Locations, NH

Toll Free Number: 1-800-578-2050

Services:

Assistance with nutrition needs for pregnant women and children age 5 and under