The Crisis Center of Central New Hampshire has been serving Merrimack County since 1978. As a nonprofit, we provide services to victim/survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, elder abuse, stalking and child abuse. The mission of the Crisis Center is to work towards the end of domestic and sexual violence in Merrimack County. We do this through empowerment, advocacy, education and community collaboration. Services are available to everyone, regardless of age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, income or physical abilities. Advocates can be reached 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide free and confidential services.

Our Services Include:

24-hour Crisis Line

1-866-841-6229 TTY & Language Line Interpretive services available

Hospital Accompaniment

Trained volunteers respond to area hospital emergency rooms to provide advocacy and support to individuals who have experienced sexual and domestic violence.

Support Groups

Support groups provide assistance for victims of domestic and sexual violence.

Emergency Shelter

We can provide a safe place for victims and their children when they have nowhere else to go.

Education and Outreach

A key part of our mission is coordinating a sustained effort to reduce domestic violence through education and outreach.

Court Advocacy

Provides a specialized advocate to assist victims of domestic violence as they proceed through the criminal justice system.