Members of The Partnership are dedicated to strengthening statewide efforts to help individuals, communities, and organizations to prevent the misuse of harmful substances and support those NH residents who might be experiencing challenges with substance misuse.
New Hampshire Partners
UNH Cooperative Extension – The UNH Cooperative Extension is actively leading and collaborating with statewide partners on implementation of the NH Opioid Prevention Project, funded by a SAMHSA Rural Opioid Technical Assistance grant. The project focuses on expanding training, educational resources, and technical assistance on opioid prevention for healthcare providers, community partners, older adults, parents, and youth.
NH Juvenile Court Diversion Network – A statewide non-profit organization created to promote and support community-based alternatives to the formal court process that integrate restorative justice practices, promote positive youth development, and reduce juvenile crime and recidivism. To learn more, contact Alissa Cannon.
NH Alcohol & Other Drug Service Providers Association – Representing substance use service providers across the continuum of care, the mission of the NH Providers Association is to represent its members in advancing substance use prevention, treatment and recovery through public policy, leadership, professional development, and quality member services. We envision a New Hampshire with an all-encompassing continuum of care that successfully addresses the public health impacts of substance use. To learn more, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
SoRock Coalition for Healthy Youth – SoRock is a community coalition designed to promote wellness and nurture resiliency for the children, youth and families of Southern Rockingham County, with the goals of preventing substance misuse and reducing the stigma related to mental health issues. To learn more, contact Charlotte Scott.
NH Teen Institute – Since 1983, NH Teen Institute has offered comprehensive, dynamic leadership training programs for middle and high school students to help them thrive in the midst of the pressure of growing up. We are widely known for our leadership workshops that challenge students from diverse backgrounds to come together and help each other identify strengths and develop as leaders, improve communication skills, build positive relationships, enhance their self-awareness, increase personal & social responsibility, prevent violence, alcohol and other drug use and high-risk behavior. We also offer a range of Adult Trainings from 1-hour workshops to multi-week series for adults who live or work with teens. Our menu of topics focuses on creating cultural understanding and positive communication between teens and adults. The mission of NH Teen Institute is to EMPOWER teens to lead healthy lifestyles and create stronger communities through community-focused prevention and leadership workshops. Our vision is for EVERY teenager to have the opportunity to discover the full capacity of their personal power and create healthier schools and communities. To learn more, contact Maura McGowan.