Health & Welfare

Contact Health & Welfare Department

To apply for non-emergency, local welfare assistance, please fill out the Town of Chester’s Welfare Application Form and sign in all three (3) places in front of a Notary. 

Once an Application is completed, please bring it in with all supportive documentation requested. The Town of Chester Welfare Application Form can be found in the links to the left, or at the Town Municipal Complex, 84 Chester Street, Chester, NH 03036 in the front office or in the hallway by the Maps.

For referrals to other services offered in the State of NH, and in an emergency, you may either dial 211 or go to for referral information.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Debra H. Doda Welfare Director (603) 887-4979
Darrell F. Quinn Health Officer (603) 887-3546
Joseph M. Hagan Selectmen's Liaison (603) 887-4979