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New Hampshire State and Local Level Referrals

When a disaster occurs, local governments often work together with community leaders and organizations to provide on-the-ground emergency management. You may also reference our national-level referrals list.

Please contact us with questions or corrections.

For reference, the local resources we list provide disaster recovery services in the categories noted below.

Access & DisabilitiesDisaster UnemploymentInsurance
Aging ServicesEnvironmentLegal Services
Agricultural AidEssential NeedsRoadside Assistance 
Animals/PetsFamily & Protective ServicesStudents
CitizenshipFinancial AssistanceTax Preparation
Consumer ServicesHealth Care ServicesVeterans Services
ContractorsHousingVital Statistics
Crisis CounselingIdentity TheftVolunteer

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New Hampshire State and Local Level Referrals

Use the "Search" field to look for categories or types of assistance.

CategoryEntityType of AssistanceTelephone Number
Access and Functional Needs and DisabilityNew Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Services - Bureau of Elderly - Service Link Resource CenterThis service links those who need assistance with state and local area agencies on aging and community-based organization. Online service locator.866-634-9412
Access and Functional Needs and DisabilityState of New Hampshire - The Governor's Commission on Disability Information on state and public resources for citizens with disabilities. 603-271-2773 
In state: 800-852-3405 
Agricultural AidNew Hampshire State FSA OfficeUSDA's Farm Service Agency (FSA) provides emergency loans to help producers recover from production and physical losses due to drought, flooding, other natural disasters, or quarantine.603-224-7941
Agricultural AidNew Hampshire USDA Rural Development USDA Rural Development provides low interest mortgages, guaranteed mortgages, 1% interest mortgages for seniors, loans for repairs and mortgage payment assistance for families living in rural areas. Online local office directory. 603-223-6035
Attorney GeneralNew Hampshire Department of Justice - Office of Attorney General - Consumer Protection HotlineInformation on price gouging and consumer complaint services.603-271-3641
888-468-4454
ContractorsNew Hampshire LIcensing VerificationOnline license verification for businesses or people.  Search by  profession, business name, license numbers, owner name, etc.Online search
ContractorsNew Hampshire does not require the licensure of general contractors.  Licensure is required for the plumbing, electrical, asbestos, lead abatement trades.  
Crisis CounselingNew Hampshire 211- United Way Referral & Information Helpline24-hour and toll-free suicide prevention service available to all those in suicidal crisis who are seeking help.Emergency: 911
211
866-444-4211
Crisis CounselingNew Hampshire Addiction Crisis LineStatewide addiction crisis line for those struggling or those who are concerned with someone struggling with addiction or substance misuse.Emergency: 911
844-711-HELP (4357)
211
Disaster Specific  InformationNew Hampshire Homeland Security and Emergency ManagementState Emergency Management updates, notifications, plans and public guidance. Web referral only:
https://www.nh.gov/safety/divisions/hsem/
Disaster Unemployment AssistanceNew Hampshire Unemployment Insurance When Disaster Unemployment Assistance is activated, the agency will provide disaster information.  This assistance provides weekly benefit payments to those out of work due to the disaster, including self-employed persons, farm and ranch owners, and others not covered under regular unemployment insurance programs.603-224-3311
800-852-3400
TDD: 800-735-2964
Essential NeedsNew Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services: Family AssistanceApplication assistance for food stamps, Medicaid, and other state financial assistance.  Online gateway to NH Easy, the New Hampshire online electronic benefits system.211
800-852-3345
844-275-3447
603-271-9700
Family & Protective ServicesNew Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services: Child Protective ServicesIndividuals concerned with children at risk for abuse and neglect. Emergency: 911
603-271-6562
800-894-5533 in state only
Family & Protective ServicesNew Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services:  Adult Protective ServicesIndividuals concerned with possible elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation.Emergency: 911
603-271-7014
800-949-0470 in state only
Financial AssistanceNew Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services: Financial AssistanceInformation on filing for state financial assistance.603-271-9700
603-271-4637
844-275-3447
Health Care ServicesNew Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services: Medical Assistance Referrals to local state assisted medical facilities and information on how to apply for Medicaid.603-271-9700
844-275-3447
HousingNew Hampshire Rural DevelopmentUSDA Rural Development provides low interest mortgages, guaranteed mortgages, 1% interest mortgages for seniors, loans for repairs and mortgage payment assistance for families living in rural areas. 603-223-6035
Online directory of local offices
Information & ReferralState of New HampshireNew Hampshire's Official State Website. Links to all State Departments and Agencies.Web referral only:
www.nh.gov
InsuranceNew Hampshire Insurance DepartmentGeneral insurance information and fraud reporting services.603-271-2261
800-852-3416
Legal ServicesNew Hampshire Bar Association Information and referrals to attorneys providing legal services to individuals affected by a disaster.603-224-6942
Legal ServicesNew Hampshire Lawyer Referral ServicesInformation and referrals to attorneys providing free or reduced fee legal services to individuals affected by a disaster.603-229-0002
Roadside Assistance New Hampshire 511 Road ConditionsRoad condition information.511
Tax PreparationNew Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration (General Tax Info) State tax information assistance.603-230-5000
TTY/TDD 800-735-2964
Veterans ServicesNew Hampshire State Veterans CouncilInformation regarding veteran benefits including pensions, medical care, home loans, burial, and life insurance.603-624-9230
In state: 800-622-9230
TDD: 800-735-2964
Vital StatisticsNew Hampshire Division of Motor Vehicles - Bureau of Driver LicensingDuplicate drivers license services.General: 603-227-4000
Drivers License:
603-227-4020
Vital StatisticsNew Hampshire Division of Motor Vehicles - Registration BureauDuplicate auto registration services.General: 603-227-4000
Registration: 603-227-4030
Vital StatisticsNew Hampshire Division of Vital Records AdministrationReplacement birth/death/marriage certificates and other vital document services.603-271-4650
VolunteerVOLUNTEERS SHOULD NOT SELF-DEPLOY  

Referrals Last Updated: April 2021

Last updated September 18, 2021