Central NH

Granite United Way’s Central Region is committed to strengthening our communities.

The Central Region is comprised of communities from the Lakes Region of Laconia and Plymouth to the Carroll County areas. We are committed to improving education outcomes, providing access to quality health care, and reducing poverty for the residents of these communities.

Whole Village Family Resource Center

Whole Village Family Resource Center provides family support services such as parent education classes, benefits coordination, family events, childcare, and much more. 
To learn more about Whole Village Family Resource Center click here.

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance is a FREE tax preparation program designed for low-to-moderate-income households with an income.
To learn more about VITA click here.

Little Free Libraries

Little Free Libraries are a book-sharing movement that builds community, inspires readers, and expands book access for everyone. 
To learn more about Little Free Libraries click here.

Recovery Friendly Workplace

The Recovery Friendly Workplace Initiative gives business owners the resources and support they need to foster a supportive environment that encourages the success of their employees in recovery.
To learn more about Recovery Friendly Workplace click here.

Your neighbors, local business, and nonprofits are doing some amazing work in the Central Region!  Check out some of the awesome content generated from your community!

Helping Kids Get Back to Summer Camp

Granite United Way Volunteer Days Support Nonprofits Across the State

Whole Village Family Resource Center Sends Kids Back to School Supplied

Travel Restrictions Provide Holderness Students with Local Opportunity to Give Back


Cities and towns served through the Central Region include:

Alexandria, Alton, Alton Bay, Ashland, Barnstead, Belmont, Bridgewater, Bristol, Brookfield, Campton, Center Harbor, Center Ossipee, Center Sandwich, East Hebron, Eaton, Effingham, Freedom, Gilford, Gilmanton, Gilmanton Iron Works, Hebron, Holderness, Laconia, Lochmere, Melvin Village, Meredith, Mirror Lake, Moultonboro, New Hampton, Ossipee, Plymouth, Rumney, Sanbornton, Sanbornville, Sandwich, Stinson Lake, Tamworth, Tilton, Tuftonboro, Wakefield, Waterville Valley, Wentworth, West Ossipee, Winnisquam, Wolfeboro, Wolfeboro Falls, & Wonalancet.

To learn more about our work in the Central Region click here.