The Town of Goffstown Human Services Office administers General Assistance to Goffstown residents in need under RSA 165. In this capacity, the Human Services Office provides for basic needs such as shelter, food, utilities, and medication. The General Assistance is provided on a short-term, emergency basis until recipients become employed or receive long-term assistance from the state or federal government. All recipients of General Assistance agree to reimburse the Town when they return to an income status that allows them to do so.
Each applicant will be interviewed confidentially to review household circumstances and eligibility for assistance.
HUD Resource Finder (The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Find Shelter tool provides information about housing, shelter, health care, food, and clothing resources in communities across the country.)
NH EASY Gateway to Services (apply for services such as Medicaid, Food Stamps, and Cash Benefits)