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Care of the Sick and Infirm

The Church witnesses to life through the pastoral care of the sick and infirm by bishops, priests, deacons, and hundreds of lay pastoral ministers throughout New Hampshire. The following listing of chaplains and pastoral ministers is a guide to those who respond to the sick in health care institutions in New Hampshire.

Chaplains Assigned to Hospitals and Rehabilitation and Nursing Centers

Berlin

Androscoggin Valley Hospital
Priests of Good Shepherd Parish
Deacon Michael Couture
(603) 752-2200

Saint Vincent de Paul Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Priests of Good Shepherd Parish (monthly)
(603) 752-1820

Concord

Concord Hospital
Rev. Maurice Abasilim
(603) 251-5300

Carmelite Monastery
Rev. Maurice Abasilim
(603) 225-5791

Dover

Bellamy Fields Assisted Living
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 516-8888

Kindred Traditional Care and Rehabilitation Center
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 742-2676 

Langdon Place of Dover Retirement and Rehabilitation Center
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 743-4110

Maple Suites
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 729-3107

Riverside County Rest Home
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 742-1348

Watson Fields Nursing Home
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 516-8810

Saint Ann Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Rev. Donald McAllister
(603) 742-2612

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 742-5252

Jaffrey

Good Shepherd Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Rev. Richard A. Smith
(603) 532-8762

Keene

Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth Hitchcock 
Priests of Parish of the Holy Spirit
(603) 354-5400

Laconia

Saint Francis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Priests of St. André Bessette Parish
Rev. Msgr. C. Peter Dumont
(603) 524-0466

Lebanon

Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital
(603) 650-5000
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center 
(603) 650-7939
Rev. Samuel Seyd
Rev. John Nwagbaraocha 

Manchester 

Bishop Peterson Residence
Deacon Richard Shannon, director of pastoral care
(603) 641-6277

Catholic Medical Center 
Mr. Marc Guillemette
Rev. Bartholomew Ogumelu (Sat.-Tues.)
Rev. Jean M. Lemay (Tues.-Fri.)
Sr. Martha Mulligan, R.S.M.
Mr. William J. Sweeney
(603) 668-3545

Elliot Hospital 
Rev. Eric Delisle
Rev. Damian Umeokeke 
(603) 669-5300

Hanover Hill Health Care Center |
Rev. Damian Umeokeke
(603) 627-3826

Hillsborough County Nursing Home
Rev. Gerard Bertin
Rev. Eric Delisle
(603) 627-5540

Maple Leaf Nursing Home
Rev. Eric Delisle
(603) 669-1660

Monastery of the Precious Blood
Rev. Adrien R. Longchamps
Rev. Msgr. Charles E. DesRuisseaux
(603) 623-4264

Mount Carmel Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Rev. Roland P. Cote
(603) 627-3811

St. George Manor/Holy Cross Health Center 
Rev. Bruce W. Collard
(603) 628-3550

St. Joseph Residence 
Rev. Roland P. Cote
Rev. Msgr. Charles E. DesRuisseaux
(603) 668-6011

Saint Teresa Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
Rev. Msgr. Charles E. DesRuisseaux
Rev. Norman Simoneau
(603) 668-2373

Veterans Administration Medical Center 
Rev. Thomas P. Steinmetz
Sr. Marguerite Gravel, C.S.C.
(603) 624-4366

Nashua

Southern N.H. Regional Medical Center 
Rev. Felix Udoh 
Rev. Gerard Dion (Mondays)
(603) 577-2000

St. Joseph Hospital 
Rev. Felix Udoh 
Rev. Gerard Dion (Thu. and Sun. Mass)
(603) 882-3000

Portsmouth

Portsmouth Regional Hospital 
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 436-5110

Rochester

St. Charles Children’s Home 
Rev. Paul M. Gousse
(603) 332-4768

Rye Beach

Webster at Rye Assisted Living and Memory Care Facility
Rev. Bartholomew I. Okonkwo
(603) 964-8144

Windham

Warde Rehabilitation and Nursing Center 
Rev. Bruce W. Collard (Sundays)
Pastor of St. Matthew Parish, Windham (weekdays)
(603) 890-1290