Departments

A variety of departments support a wide range of needs for Cheshire County residents.

COURTS & CORRECTIONS

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County Attorney >

Office consists of the County Attorney and five Assistant County Attorneys.

Drug Court >

Team includes the Superior Court Judge, Probation, Law Enforcement, County Attorney, Public Defenders, House of Corrections, Case Management Coordinator, and Treatment options.

Department of Corrections >

Prime goal is the operation of a safe, humane facility that provides programs and services that afford inmates opportunities for positive change.

GOVERNMENT

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Commissioners >
Consisting of two branches; a Legislative Branch and the County Delegation, comprised of 24 elected Representatives, and an Executive Branch, consisting of three Commissioners.

Delegation >
Primary role of the County Delegation is to appropriate necessary funds to operate the county.

Treasurer >
An elected position, having specific duties pursuant to NH RSA 29 County Treasurers and County Taxes.

ADMINISTRATION

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Facilities
Maintaining and upkeep of county buildings for health and safety of employees and visitors.

Finance >
Responsible for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Budget Preparation and more

Grants >
Offsets the costs and expands various County services as a fiscal sponsor to area organizations.

Human Resources >
Attracts and retains a qualified and educated workforce and provides a positive work environment.

Project Management Office
Leads the planning and implementation of projects to support a variety of County services.

Registry of Deeds >
Processes information related to selling and buying of property.

NURSING HOME & HEALTH

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Behavioral Health >
Alternative Sentencing Program and Mental Health Court serve the local criminal justice system and the community.

Maplewood Nursing Home >
Dedicated to providing exceptional, professional nursing care in a friendly home environment.

PUBLIC SAFETY

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Safety >
Ensuring the County provides a safe and healthful workplace free of recognized hazards.

Sheriff >
High quality civil process services, transportation of prisoners, court security, public safety communications and law enforcement.