Holiday Family Assistance Program

The following programs will be offered to Allenstown families in need during the upcoming holiday season.  If you would like to apply for either of these programs, please call 485-4276, ext. 110 to make a confidential appointment with the Allenstown Welfare Department. 


2017 Holiday Family Assistance Programs

Children’s Holiday Wish Program – Holiday gifts are provided to families (children 17 and under) through community donations.  Sign-ups will take place via appointment October 30 - November 9, 2017. 


Holiday Food Basket – Holiday Food Baskets are provided to families in need on December 22nd through the Capital Region Food Program.  Sign-ups will take place via appointment October 30 - November 17, 2017.


These programs are made possible through community donations and, therefore, cannot be guaranteed.  Past participation in either of these programs does not ensure enrollment for the current year.  Proof of enrollment in one or more of the following are required:  Food Stamps, Fuel Assistance, SSI/SSDI, TANF, Mortgage/Rental Assistance (Section 8), Free/Reduced Lunch, WIC or Medicaid.