Amesbury, Byfield, Groveland, Merrimac, Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury, and West Newbury, Massachusetts.


The Pettengill House Inc. will be closed Tuesday, Feb 3rd. All scheduled programs at both Salisbury and Amesbury locations are cancelled for the day. In case of emergency contact your local police department.

Due to the continuation of the "Blizzard of 2015" The Pettengill House Inc. will remain closed tomorrow Wednesday, January 28, 2015 and reopen Thursday, January 29th @ 8:00 a.m. In case of emergency contact your local police department. Be safe.

Fire Emergency Policy. We have alreaady heard a great deal of communication and out pouring regarding last night's tragic fire in Amesbury. Please note there is a standard protocol in place and tier one is Red Cross (during first 48 hours ) and then if needed, tier 2 support from community/ social service level. The Pettengill House adheres to this protocol. As in all situations, needs, privacy and family wishes are respected and adhered to. Thank you for your support.

For local people. By local people.

The mission of The Pettengill House, Inc. is to support and empower children and families by providing education, comprehensive case management and basic needs; and by coordinating community supports that contribute to individual and family stabilization, personal growth and development.