Help with Food

Children's Medicaid Unit

Access to applications and enrollment of Medicaid coverage for children, cash assistance, food stamps, child care assistance and Medicare Saving Program. Resource made available through the NH Dept of Health and Human Services.

Main Office
205 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03307
Phone: 603-271-9770
Mailing Address
129 Pleasant St
Concord, NH 03307
Community Kitchen, Inc.

The Community Kitchen is a not-for-profit direct service United Way Agency providing healthy and nutritious hot meals, take-home food boxes and advocacy to low and moderate income men, women and families with children in the Monadnock Region.

Hot meals program:
Monday through Friday 5:00-6:20pm
Sundays 11:00am to 12:00pm.

37 Mechanic St.
Keene, NH 03431
Phone: 603-352-3200
Food Stamps

A program of NH Dept of Health & Human Services. Assists families in applying for food stamps if they are eligible. Office hours Monday through Friday, 8am to 4pm.

Keene District Office
109 Key Road
Keene, NH 03431
Phone: 603-357-3510 or 1-800-624-9700
Southwestern Community Services

Provides both emergency shelter and supportive housing services. The shelters are operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

SCS owns and manages over 400 Senior and Workforce houses and apartments throughout the region. Income limits apply. Applications may be picked up at the Community Way office, online at or can be mailed.

SCS also provides help with fuel and electrical assistance. The Weatherization program available for low-income families.

63 Community Way PO Box 603
Keene, NH 03431
Phone: 603-352-7512
NH Helpline
Phone: NH-211
St. Vincent DePaul Society

This is a program of the Parish of the Holy Spirit, at St. Bernard's Catholic Church that provides a food pantry.
Hours of Operation: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 7PM-8PM

173 Main Street
Keene, NH 03431
Phone: 603-357-1647/ Hrs, T,W,TH 7-8PM
Troy Helping Hands Center

Provides food from its pantry for Troy and Fitzwilliam residents. Provides clothing based on family size. Open to public for clothes and household items.

Hours: Mon-Sat 10-1:30

1 Depot Street PO Box 240
Troy, NH 03465
Phone: 603-242-3007
WIC Program

A program of Southwestern Community Services. A supplementary food program offering nutritious foods, nutrition education, breast feeding support and health care referral, to pregnant women, new moms and children to age five.

63 Community Way PO Box 603
Keene, NH 03431
Phone: 603-719-4234
Phone: Toll Free: 1-800-529-0005