Community Action Partnership of Strafford County

                                     Serving Strafford County for Over 50 Years

Do you know someone in our community who delivers the promise of Community Action?

We are seeking nominations for a community partner or organization who embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes Strafford County a better place to live.

The ideal candidate demonstrates the following Community Action principles:
• Opens doors and leads the way
• Turns hope into reality
• Empathizes
• Treats people with respect
• Says “Yes”
• Gives a voice to the poor
• Mirrors the diversity of our communities

Please click here to download the nomination form, and return your completed form to Kristen Welch at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail to PO Box 160, Dover, NH 03821-0160 by December 15th. Questions? Call 603-435-2500 x8138.

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Our Sponsors

  • opt

    2016 Direct Program Expanded
    Housing Guarantee Program Underwriter

  • banknh
    2016 Summer Meals and After
    School Meals Program Sponsor
  • kenn

    2016 Reds Race Presenting Sponsor

  • liberty

    2016 Premiere CAP Sponsor

  • rich

    2016 Premiere CAP Sponsor

  • fed

    2016 Gold CAP Sponsor

  • HolyRosary Primary

    2015 Holiday Food Basket Sponsor

  • kenn

    2016 VIP CAP Sponsor

    2016 Gold CAP Sponsor


    CGI Business Solutions
    2015-2016 Premiere CAP Sponsor

  • uwgs 
    2016 CAP Program Sponsor

Fuel & Electrical Assistance

The federal Fuel Assistance Program provides certified eligible households with assistance in paying their energy bills during the winter season.

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Head Start

Head Start provides high quality early childhood education, family advocacy and health services to eligible families in Strafford County.

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Child & FamilyServices

We provide services including child care, home visiting, and parent education.

Homeless &
Housing Services

We provide assistance to these individuals to get them into a shelter or housing.

Senior Transportation

We provide door to door transportation to anyone age 60 and over.

Food & Nutrition Programs

Our programs provide meals to serve low-income children, adults and families.

Employment Services

Helps unemployed people get jobs and provides training for in-demand occupations.