Welfare Department
Candia Town Offices
74 High Street
Candia, NH 03034

Mobile: 603-370-2977

Phone: 603-483-8101 (Selectmen's Office)

Town Directory & Contacts

Office Hours

  • All hours by appointment



The Welfare Department provides emergency assistance to individuals and families who lack adequate resources, as well as direction to various relief agencies, as needed. We strive to promote self-reliance and independence in all we serve.

The Welfare Department is operated under specific State and Town Guidelines that regulate the expenditure of monies.


  • Food Pantry: The Food Pantry, located in the basement of the Candia Town Offices, is available to any and all Candia residents. For current hours, please visit the Food Pantry Website.
  • Senior Lunch: The Senior Lunch is the last Wednesday of each month at the Congregational Church at 11:30 a.m.

Related Links

  • ServiceLink: ServiceLink is a statewide network assisting seniors, disabled adults and family caregivers.
  • NH Easy: NH Easy is a fast and easy way to apply for a number of public assistance programs.
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  Phone: 603-483-8101

  Email: info@candianh.org

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