How to Apply for Assistance

Please read the following before applying for assistance:

The City of Franklin Welfare Department provides temporary emergency assistance to city residents for the basic necessities of life when no other resource is available.  Assistance is rendered in voucher form only.

The Welfare Department also operates a work program and participates as a screening agency during working hours for NH Emergency Housing, a non-profit.

If you require assistance, you can download and complete the Application for Welfare Assistance or pick one up at City Hall.  The application must be fully completed with all supporting documentation as listed on the application, and signed by all adult household occupants.

Call (603) 934-3404 to schedule an appointment.