Barrington Food Pantry
The Food Pantry is open Thursdays from 6-7:30 PM. Located at 105 Ramsdell Lane (below the Library and near the gym doors at the side of the building facing the parking lot).
Elderly individuals (age 60 or over) who may have little or no support at their homes on a consistent basis. Applicants must be home bound and vulnerable by reason of illness, incapacitating disability, or otherwise isolated.
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Community Action Partnership of Strafford County
Strafford County contracts with the Strafford County Community Action Program, Inc. to provide a variety of programs to low-income residents of Strafford County. They have WIC, heating and electric, weatherization assistance, the Fix-It Program to help with small home repairs, elderly transportation programs, child care programs, and workplace assistance programs.
Pope Memorial Humane Society
For those who can no longer afford to care for their pets, or whose living arrangements have changed making pet ownership impossible, the shelter is available to take in pets and find them new homes.
This site is a good starting point when research legal issues in New Hampshire.
For reduced fee lawyer referrals, try (603) 229-0002
Relay Services for the Deaf: Phone services for the deaf (711)
A Safe Place
Domestic Abuse Support Service 24-hour Crisis phone line 1-800-854-3552
Housing & Shelter Resources
Rochester Housing Authority
77 Older Farm Lane, Rochester NH - 03867 or call (603) 332-4126
Dover Housing Authority
62 Whittier Street, Dover NH - 03820 or call (603) 742-5804
Somersworth Housing Authority
25 Bartlett Street Suite A, Somersworth NH - 03878 or call (603) 692-2864
Newmarket Housing Authority
34 Gordon Avenue, Newmarket NH - 03857 or call (603) 659-5444
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A shelter in Portsmouth with many other local shelter options listed alongside Food Pantries and Soup Kitchens.
List my Friend's Place, a homeless shelter in Dover (603) 749-3017
211 Help Services
2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects callers, at no cost, to information about critical health and human services available in their community.
Homemakers of Strafford County
The Homemakers Health Services is a full service, charitable health care agency which provides compassionate, professional, comprehensive, and cost effective visting nurses, physical and occupational therapy, home health, home support, adult medical day care services, and community wellness programs to adults throughout Strafford.
Half-Fare application available for Elderly passengers (65 years and older), disabled passengers, Medicare cardholders, and COAST ADA Paratransit clients to be able to pay half the regular fare cost on COAST fixed routes.
The mission of Cornerstone Visiting Nurses Association is to provide high quality, compassionate, cost-effective home, hospice, and community health care services.
This program provides free transportation to health care and essential services for elderly and disabled residents of Barrington, Northwood, Nottingham, and Strafford, New Hampshire. Rides are provided by volunteer drivers using their own vehicles.
New Hampshire Health Care Association
Local Assisted Living and Nursing Home listings available through this site. In Barrington, you can find Pond View Assisted Living (603) 664-9976
Benefits Check Up
Use this siteto apply for extra help with prescriptions or food assistance.