David Burnham, Health Officer

93 Main Street
Sutton Mills, NH 03221

Phone: (603) 927-2400 (Selectmen's Office)

Office Hours: By Appointment.

Matt Grimes, Deputy Health Officer

The Health Officer and Deputy Health Officer are appointed by the Board of Selectmen.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Enforce the New Hampshire public health rules and laws, as well as local ordinances and regulations.

Serve as a liaison between state officials and the local community on issues concerning local public health.

Inspect daycare/foster homes and local schools.
Inspect septic systems to certify failure.
Enforce minimum standards for rental housing.
Provide information on public health related topics.
Investigate complaints regarding local public health concerns.

The Health Officer and Deputy Health Officer are volunteers that are ready and willing to serve their community.

If you have a public health concern or are seeking information please contact the Town Health Department. To file a complaint,  please telephone, speak in person or send an email message to David Burnham or Matt Grimes. They will get back to you as to what can or cannot be done about your complaint.

The Aging & Disability Resource Center for NH Residents. ServiceLink is a program of the NH Department of Health and Human Services. Through contracts with local agencies around the state, ServiceLink helps individuals access and make connections to long term services and supports, access family caregiver information and supports, explore options and understand and access Medicare and Medicaid.


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Board Members
First Name Last Name Position Term Expires
Matt Grimes Deputy Health Office