211 NH is Experiencing High Call Volume

February 3, 2023

During these days with significantly cold weather, we are experiencing higher than usual call volume.  Thank you for your patience. You can also locate resources by using the search section of this website. Thank you & stay warm!

Manchester Winter Relief Fund Launches

January 13, 2023

MANCHESTER WINTER RELIEF FUND LAUNCHES TO ADDRESS EMERGENT NEEDS Collaborative effort across Manchester will address critical needs during the winter months As cold snaps move across the community, a local collaborative effort has launched the Manchester Winter Relief Fund. This special fund will be directed to ensure services and shelter to unhoused individuals in Manchester,...

Thank you for your patience

January 6, 2022

211 NH is experiencing a high volume of calls today and appreciates everyone's patience. Those seeking resources are encouraged to use the website search which can be found here. Seeking information on the upcoming Booster Blitz in NH? You can find out more information on the State's website here.

We’re seeking Seasonal Information and Referral Tax Specialists

November 19, 2021

It's a great time to join our team! We are currently seeking Seasonal Information and Referral Tax Specialists to help New Hampshire residents during our free tax preparation season! A full job description of the position can be found here. Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter to Granite United Way is...

Tax Filing Deadline Extended

April 8, 2021

Need Your Taxes Done For Free? The Deadline for Federal Tax Filing has changed to May 17, 2021! Granite United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program launched their program on January 29, 2021, National Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Awareness Day, with support from Citizens in the form of a $50,000 contribution. Taxpayers with...

Volunteers are Needed to Help with Vaccine Distribution

February 3, 2021

Medical and non medical volunteers are needed for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution! Whether you are a healthcare provider, administrative specialist, a retired professional - anyone ready to help in your community - New Hampshire needs you. To learn more and register, please visit

Free Tax Prep Program Launches for 2021

January 29, 2021

GRANITE UNITED WAY AND CITIZENS LAUNCH VIRTUAL FREE TAX PREP PROGRAM FOR NH/VT RESIDENTS Granite United Way’s Successful Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program Launches to Provide Free Tax Preparation  In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Granite United Way and Citizens remain committed to bringing the successful free tax preparation program to NH and...

211 NH Taking Calls for COVID-19 Vaccine Registration

January 22, 2021

Beginning on Friday, January 22, 2021, the team at 211 NH will be taking calls to assist with the Phase 1B registration of COVID-19 vaccinations. Please be patient with our team, we are experiencing high call volume. Those interested in registering online can visit to do so.

Information on COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

January 15, 2021

Our 211 NH team is proud to share this information to New Hampshire residents regarding the phases of vaccine distribution in our state. This information was provided by the Governor's office. If you have additional questions, you can always call 211.

211 NH Call Center – October 21, 2020

October 21, 2020

If you are calling 211 today, expect delays. Due to unforeseen circumstances 211 NH will experience delays in answering calls for 24 hours. Callers with Susbtance Use Disorder and homelessness issues should continue to call 211. Other callers should wait until tomorrow if possible. Our website search continues to be an option for obtaining information.

Free Tax Prep Goes Virtual During COVID-19

May 7, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic swept into our communities during the middle of tax season, Granite United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program had to work quickly to develop another option for the thousands of low to moderate income households that rely on their services. “One of our single largest initiatives is the free tax...

Free Tax Prep Offered Across NH

January 28, 2020

FREE TAX PREPARATION AVAILABLE FOR HOUSEHOLDS UP TO $69,000 Granite United Way and Citizens Bank are partnering to bring the successful free tax preparation program to NH residents this year. Granite United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program opened for free tax preparation sites with support from Citizens Bank in the form of a...

211 NH has a new look!

June 26, 2019

United Way Worldwide recently launched a new logo for 211! You'll see this new look in all of our materials and across our website! 211 NH is a great resource for individuals and families across New Hampshire! Be sure to share this with anyone who could benefit from the tremendous number of resources that our...

211 NH Featured on WMUR as a Partner in The Doorway

April 19, 2019

211 NH, an initiative of Granite United Way, was featured on the April 18, 2019 broadcast of WMUR. The feature focused on the State's response to the opioid crisis, highlighting the hub and spoke model called "The Doorway" that has been established to help those seeking treatment. Our team at 211 NH was proud to...

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Have your taxes prepared for free! 211 NH is now taking calls for VITA sites

January 25, 2019

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, and initiative of Granite United Way, has officially launched for the 2019 season. Those with household incomes up to $66,000 are eligible for this free program. Our IRS-certified volunteers provide free tax prep across New Hampshire. Ready to get started? Call 211 to make an appointment today. You...

#GivingTuesday Gives Back to Our Community

November 27, 2018

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 is #GivingTuesday, an annual celebration of international philanthropy. This day is a great opportunity to give back to a local nonprofit, even to support 211 NH. We rely on the generosity of our United Way partners, corporate supporters, and donors to ensure that New Hampshire residents have access to the most...

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211 NH Proud to be part of the effort to address addiction

November 1, 2018

211 NH is proud to be part of the effort in addressing addiction in our state. Recently, 211 NH received word that the Governor's Executive Council has approved funding to expand 211 NH services as part of the plan to address the opioid crisis. "Our team at 211 NH continues to serve as a resource...

Welcome to the new 211 NH website!

July 23, 2018

We are excited to share this refreshed site with you and hope that you will find it easy to navigate and a great resource. The team at 211 NH is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive, up to date information to those seeking resources in our state. Stay tuned for updates and the latest news...

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February 1, 2018

Granite United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program Opens Sites Across the State to Serve Thousands of NH Residents (Statewide New Hampshire) – Granite United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program opened for free tax preparation sites  with the help of a Citizens Bank $50,000 contribution from Citizens Bank to support the program. ...