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SCS Housing, Inc.
SCS Housing, Inc. has a variety of affordable housing units for both families and seniors. The various complexes are located in eleven different towns throughout Cheshire and Sullivan counties. All rents include heat and hot water.

Mission Statement
Our mission is to provide decent, safe and affordable housing for those individuals who are income eligible under the program guidelines and who meet our Tenant Selection criteria.

We provide referrals to services in the community to help individuals and families on their journey to self-sufficiency on an as-needed basis.

We are also in business to provide a return to our investors whose commitment of funds allows us to acquire and build suitable units of housing to help meet community needs.

Applying for SCS Housing
The first step in applying for SCS housing is to fill out an application form. After the application has been completed, call one of our housing representatives for an appointment:
 
Cathy Cooper

Diane Ouellette

Frank Richter

Stacey McGilvery
  603.239.8585

603.719.4284

603.924.6091

603.719.4283
  ccooper@scshelps.org

douellette@scshelps.org

frichter@scshelps.org

smcgilvery@scshelps.org
 
Affordable Housing Options
 
Check here for apartment availability.
Charlestown Senior Housing
Charlestown Senior Housing consists of 20 one-bedroom apartments for seniors (age 62+). This complex is located in a rural setting. Amenities include an elevator, on-site laundry room, community room, off-street parking, and mail delivery. All apartments are Section 202 subsidized and include all utilities, trash removal and snow removal. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
CitySide Family Housing
Located in downtown Keene at the corner of Water Street and Community Way, CitySide is a three-story non-smoking housing complex consisting of one- or two-bedroom units on each floor. Each unit has an enclosed screened porch/mud room and a storage closet. There is an on-site laundry room, a fenced in play area for children, and adequate parking. It is conveniently located within walking distance to the library, churches, shops, restaurants, Keene state College, and numerous other services and community activities. Heat and hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. These apartments are not subsidized. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Drewsville Carriage House
This beautiful, old mansion has been converted into five (5) two- and three-bedroom apartments. Drewsville Carriage House is on the National Register of Historic places, and SCS Head Start operates a center on the site in a separate building, the original Drewsville mansion carriage house. The apartments have large rooms with the original fireplaces (non-operational) and woodwork. There is an on-site laundry, playground and off-street parking. Heat and hot water, trash removal and snow removal are included with the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Hinsdale Main Street Housing
Hinsdale Housing consists of sixteen one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments. It is located on Main Street, across from the Community Center. There is an on-site laundry and a playground. Heat and hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included with the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Jaffrey Housing
Three houses have been converted into nine units with one-, two-, or three-bedrooms in each apartment. These apartments are located on 23 and 27 Cross Street and 28 Goodnow Street. They are within walking distance of the town and have off-street parking. Heat, hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Keene Eastside Senior Housing
Keene Eastside Senior Housing consists of one- and two-bedroom apartments for seniors (55+). The apartments are in a converted mill and are located close to downtown Keene. Amenities include an elevator, laundry room, community room, and sitting rooms on each floor. All utilities, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Keene Highland Housing
These newly constructed townhouse-style apartments are located on Citizens Way in Keene. The complex consists of 6 buildings containing 40 one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments. Each building has a laundry room and assigned parking. There is one playground and a community room. Heat, hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included with the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Meadow Road Senior Housing
Located within walking distance to downtown Newport, Meadow Road Senior Housing consists of 25 one-bedroom apartments for seniors age 62 and older. Amenities include an elevator, on-site laundry room, community room, off-street parking, and mail delivery. All apartments are Section 202 subsidized and include all utilities, trash removal, and snow removal. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
North Walpole Housing
Three large houses in North Walpole have been converted into 16 family units with one-, two-, or three-bedroom apartments. Heat, hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included with the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Page Homestead Senior Housing
Page Homestead is located at 185 Monadnock Highway in Swanzey, in a lovely country setting, just 10 minutes from downtown Keene. This is a three-story non-smoking complex with an elevator for seniors age 62 and older. There are 38 one-bedroom units, a community room, a library, a screened sun porch, and parking. There is a laundry room on each floor as well as personal storage for each unit. Air conditioners are provided. Heat, hot water, and electric are included with the rent. These apartments are subsidized; 30% of applicant’s income would go toward rent. Applicants must be income eligible.
 
 
Payson Village Senior Housing
Located in Rindge, this non-smoking senior housing complex consists of 20 one-bedroom units and four two-bedroom units. Laundry facilities are located on each floor. There is a community room, an elevator, an outside patio area, and a storage area for each unit. Each unit is also equipped with air conditioning. Heat, hot water, and electricity are included in the rent. It is conveniently located within walking distance to the Town Hall, library, meetinghouse, and town common. Applicants must be 55+, must be income eligible, and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Pine View Apartments
Located in Peterborough, Pine View Apartments are two- and three-bedroom units that have wall-to-wall carpeting and ample closet space. Most also have a balcony. They are near parks and recreational facilities and biking and walking trails. The apartments are handicap accessible. There is an on-site laundry and children’s playground. After-school programs are in the area. Heat, hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included, and there is 24-hour emergency maintenance. The apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are welcome. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant criteria.
 
 
Snow Brook Meadow Village Housing
This newly constructed 20-unit complex is located on Warwick Road in Winchester. Each unit is a one-, two- or three-bedroom apartment. There is an on-site laundry, a playground, and off-street parking. A small shopping mall is within walking distance. Heat, hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included with the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Swanzey Township Housing
These newly constructed one-, two-, or three-bedroom family units are located on Main Street in West Swanzey. There is an on-site laundry, a community room, a playground, and off-street parking. Heat, hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. Four of the apartments are subsidized by New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority. The other 14 apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Troy Common Housing
Three large houses on Troy Common have been converted into family units with one-, two-, three-, or four-bedrooms in each apartment. There is a parking area and a playground. Heat and hot water, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Troy Senior Housing
These 15 one-bedroom apartments for seniors (55+) are located on Water Street and are within walking distance of the center of town. Amenities include two laundry rooms, a community room, and on-site parking. All utilities, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Railroad Square Senior Housing
Located at 49 Community Way in Keene’s downtown district, Railroad Square Senior Housing is a three-story senior housing complex consisting of 22 one-bedroom units and 2 two-bedroom units. Laundry facilities are located on each floor. There is a community room, an elevator, an outside patio area, and a storage area for each unit. Heat, hot water, electricity, and snow and rubbish removal are included in the rent. It is conveniently located within walking distance to markets, stores, library, churches, theaters, cultural events, pharmacist, Friendly Meals, and other services. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be 55+, must be income eligible, and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Warwick Meadow Senior Housing
Located at 68 Warwick Road in Winchester, this senior housing complex consists of 14 one-bedroom and 6 two-bedroom apartments. There is an on-site laundry room on each floor, a community room, an elevator, parking, and mail delivery. A small shopping mall, including a grocery store, drug store, bank, and doctor’s office, is within walking distance. All utilities, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be 55+, must be income eligible, and must meet tenant selection criteria.
 
 
Winchester Senior Housing
Winchester Senior Housing has twenty one- and two-bedroom apartments for seniors age 55 and older. It is located on Warwick Road in Winchester. Amenities include an on-site laundry room, community room, off-street parking, and mail delivery. All utilities, trash removal, and snow removal are included in the rent. These apartments are not subsidized, but Section 8 vouchers are accepted. Applicants must be income eligible.
 
 
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For more information, please contact:
 
Cheshire County
63 Community Way
PO Box 603
Keene, NH 03431
Phone: 603.352.7512
Toll Free: 800.529.0005
Fax: 603.352.3618
TTY-NH Relay: 800.735.2964
 
Sullivan County
96-102 Main Street
PO Box 1338
Claremont, NH 03743
Phone: 603.542.9528
Toll Free: 800.529.0005
Fax: 603.542.3140
TTY-NH Relay: 800.735.2964
 
 
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