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2017

Welcome to our Archives page. On this page you will find totaly 49 of our articles broken down into Months and Years.
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SNHS Outreach Offices offer evening hours

Clients seeking benefits from Southern New Hampshire Services’ Fuel Assistance or WIC program are now able to schedule appointments in the late afternoon or early evening on selected dates at SNSH Out... read more..

Volunteer Services

Manchester Adult Learner Services

Here is a chance to help another person work towards one of life’s greatest treasures – an education.Volunteer tutors need no previous teaching experience. Training, materials and support are provided... read more..

Community

Manchester Adult Learner Services

Manchester Adult Learner Services provides free, confidential, one-to-one instruction in basic reading, writing, mathematics, High School Equivalency Test (HiSET®) preparation, and English as a Seco read more..

Volunteer Services

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Signature Programs

Bone BuildersStrengthening seniors one class at a time Bone Builders was developed in 1996 by a team of exercise specialist from Tufts University and has been tested and used extensively and successf... read more..

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SNHS puts food on the tables of local seniors

Access to healthy food is critical to the well-being of seniors, especially those who are living on a fixed income. In uncertain economic times, many local residents face the challenge of putting food... read more..

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Fuel Assistance Program accepting applications

The Fuel Assistance Program (FAP) has begun taking applications for the winter season that runs from December 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018. An in-person interview is required of all NEW applicants. All q... read more..

Food & Nutrition

Senior Farmers' Market program runs mid-July through September 15

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) distributes fresh produce to more than 4,200 low income New Hampshire seniors each summer. This summer the program runs from July 17 through Septem... read more..

Nutrition Programs

Summer Food Program announces 2017 locations

Youth age 18 and under will enjoy free meals again this summer through the Summer Food Service Program coordinated by Southern New Hampshire Services. Sites located in five cities or towns in Hillsbor... read more..

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SNHS releases 2016 Annual Report

Southern New Hampshire Services’ 2016 Annual Report is now available for review on the agency’s website. The document includes 2016 Agency Highlights as well as profiles on individuals who have been s... read more..

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Priority households can pre-apply for Fuel Assistance

Southern New Hampshire Services’ Fuel Assistance program will begin accepting Fuel Assistance applications from priority households beginning July 1. These households include the elderly, disabled and... read more..

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Investing in the early years

At first, Donna Massucci did not really believe what she was reading. The email from Southern New Hampshire Services said that early childhood education centers, like the one Massucci runs in Barringt... read more..

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“Sleeping well as you age” July workshop topic

We all look forward to a good night’s sleep as it gives our body the chance to restore its energy levels. Adequate sleep is essential to good health and quality of life. That said, why do so many seni... read more..

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'Making Healthy Lifestyle Choices" workshop for seniors

NASHUA – While all of us want to age successfully, it is important to understand that the lifestyle choices we make – more than heredity – determine our health and vitality. Today, 65% of Americans ar... read more..

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SNHS Celebrates Community Action Month

This month, Southern New Hampshire Services joins over 1,000 Community Action Agencies across the country in celebrating Community Action Month. Held each May, Community Action Month recognizes the su... read more..

Energy Assistance

Fuel Assistance application deadline is April 28

Friday, April 28 is the last day residents in Hillsborough and Rockingham Counties can apply for Fuel Assistance through Southern New Hampshire Services. That date marks the end of the 2016-2017 heati... read more..

Community

Homelessness Prevention

SNHS receives funding to provide a range of services aimed at preventing homelessness or assisting those who find themselves homeless to find shelter. Services include short term-assistance to prevent... read more..

Senior Education

"Personal Safety" subject of Senior Education Workshop

NASHUA – Crime affects everyone making it critical for everyone – including seniors – to be prepared for situations that might arise. Learning to be better prepared is the topic of the “Practical Sugg... read more..

Nutrition Programs

Hillsborough Country Community Garden spots now available

Southern New Hampshire Services has announced the availability of plots at the Hillsborough County Community Garden in Goffstown. The garden is open to all residents of Hillsborough County who wish to... read more..

Community

Portsmouth Adult Education Program

The Portsmouth Adult Education Program provides quality adult education services. Classroom-based instruction is available for adults in need of improving basic academic skills in the areas of reading... read more..

Food & Nutrition

Food Pantry Sites

Food pantries located in the three Rockingham County Outreach Offices provide food allotments to households facing severe economic hardship in areas where other locally-based food pantries are under-s... read more..

Employment

Financial Capability Program

Financial capability is the capacity, based on knowledge, skill and access, to manage financial resources effectively. The program helps low-to-moderate income clients develop this capacity by pro read more..

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Volunteer

There are many volunteer opportunities at SNHS to get involved and give back to the community. We also support those in need of completing court appointed Community Service Hours. Call (603) 668-8010 ... read more..

Housing

Robinson House

Robinson House is a non-treatment facility designed to provide subsidized single-room occupancy apartments for homeless men over 18 who are in need of a safe and supportive living environment. It cons... read more..

Food & Nutrition

Community Gardens

Community Gardens offer local residents greater access to fresh, local produce, lower grocery bill and an increased sense of community Southern New Hampshire Services oversees county garden plots loc... read more..

Food & Nutrition

The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP)

The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP) is a federal program that helps supplement the diets of low-income Americans, including the elderly, by providing emergency food assistance at no cost. A ... read more..

Food & Nutrition

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

CACFP Sponsorship is available to Family Child Care Homes, Child Care Centers, and Adult Care Centers to receive reimbursement for the meals that they serve to the children and adults in their care. S... read more..

Food & Nutrition

Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)

The Summer Food Service Programs (SFSP) is designed to ensure that at-risk youth eat at least one nutritious meal each day when school lunch programs close for the summer. Sponsored by the United Stat... read more..

Community

Long Term Disaster Recovery

The last several years have seen significant weather “events” which caused a great deal of property destruction, and had a significant long-lasting impact on the lives of hundreds of families statewid... read more..

Community

Rural Transportation

For more than 23 years SNHS has provided a handicapped-accessible van for use in the western area of Hillsborough County to provide transportation for the area’s for low-income, elderly, and handicapp... read more..

Community

Personal Emergency Response System

The Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) allows individuals to live independently, especially those at-risk disabled and seniors in the community. Family members love the security of knowing tha... read more..

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