Assistance

Assistance

For Hopkinton Residents

  Fuel Assistance (wood, oil, propane and kerosene) 

  • Federal Fuel Assistance  (roughly the value of one tank of fuel oil)

October -  Call Human Services at 746-5729 regarding the paperwork to be completed

December – You will be told “yes” or “no” on your application.

  • Contoocook Carry Fund for Fuel Assistance (wood, oil, propane and kerosene)

Call Human Services at 746-5729 to request help from the Fund.
 

Wood from the Sean Powers Wood Bank 

  •  Emergencies – Please call Human Services at 746-5729 to request wood vouchers that will be accepted at the Hopkinton-Webster Transfer Station in return for which you will be able to load up to a cord of wood prepared by Townspeople at Sean Powers Wood Bank.  You may request additional vouchers, during the season until the wood is exhausted. 

  •  If a cord is absolutely needed – Please call Human Services at 746-5729 to ask for Fuel Assistance from the Contoocook Carry Fund.

For any additional questions, call Mary Congoran at 568-2783 or at tcongoran@hotmail.com.

 

 For Residents of Surrounding Towns

If you need assistance call the Human Services or Welfare
Department in your town, the Town Administrator or your town’s
wood bank (if applicable).  Some listings are below:

  •  Antrim – Welfare Department - 588-6785, ext. 226
                    Wood bank at the Grapevine 588-2620           

  • Bradford – Welfare Assistance – 938-5900

  • Dunbarton - Human Services Officer - Debbie Urella 774-1021

  • Henniker – Welfare Department – 588-6785, ext. 226

  • Hillsborough – Dana Brien – 464-5571, ext. 226

  • Sutton – Welfare Overseer – Courtney Haase – 927-4176

  • Warner – Selectman’s Office  - 456-2298, ext. 2

  • Weare – Human Services Officer - Debbie Urella 774-1021

  • Webster - Welfare Overseer-Barbara Chellis-648-2272

 

 PLEASE CONSIDER HELPING YOUR TOWN SET UP A WOOD BANK OR AT LEAST AN EMERGENCY WOOD PILE TO HELP PEOPLE THROUGH THE WINTER