Programs » Overview

All programs support self-determination and quality of life issues and have built-in client mandates which foster: independence, self-sufficiency, empowerment, and education to improve quality of individual and family life.




  • Basic Needs
  • Children’s Supplemental Gift Programs
  • Community Partnership Initiatives
  • Comprehensive Case Management
  • Crisis Intervention Services
  • Educational Initiatives
  • Emergency Assistance Program
  • Environmental Counseling and Advocacy
  • Family Stabilization Program
  • Food Pantry
  • Home Visits/Assessments and Interventions
  • Juvenile Diversion Community Service Site
  • Mass Health Insurance/Food Stamp Assistance
  • McKinney Vento Homeless Act Support Services
  • Operation Backpack School Supply Program
  • Saturday Night Meals Program
  • School Link Service Program
  • Senior Support Program
  • Substance Addiction Initiative
  • Winter Coat Drive

The goal of all programs is to support self- sufficiency, while improving individual and family quality of life

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The Pettengill House, Inc.
21 Water Street, Suite 4A
Amesbury, MA 01913
Phone: 978-463-8801
Fax: 978-834-6379
Pettengill House Food Pantry
13 Lafayette Road
Salisbury, MA 01952
Phone: 978-463-8801
Fax: 978-463-8743