Helping reduce drug & alcohol use in Cheshire County
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Monadnock Alcohol & Drug Abuse Coalition

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Providing prevention education to schools and communities, and referrals to treatment and recovery services in Cheshire County.

Our goals are:

  • Reducing substance misuse among youth and adults

  • Strengthening collaborations within our community to support prevention activities

Volunteers are the key component to our success. A variety of volunteer opportunities are available. Please visit our volunteer page to see how you can help.

MADAC serves the following New Hampshire Communities:

  • Gilsum

  • Harrisville

  • Keene

  • Marlborough

  • Marlow

  • Nelson

  • Richmond

  • Roxbury

  • Sullivan

  • Stoddard

  • Surry

  • Swanzey

  • Troy

  • Fitzwilliam

  • Westmoreland

  • Chesterfield

Featured Events

What’s Up with my Kid? Decoding “Out of Control” Behaviors

5:30 PM — 7:00 PM
Monadnock Family Services
64 Main Street

  • Session 1: Behavior — Why is my child acting this way?
    (Nov. 20, 2018)

  • Session 2: Attachment — How can I (parent/caregiver) help?
    (Dec. 4, 2108)

  • Session 3: Trauma — How trauma changes us and how we can heal together.
    (Jan. 8, 2019)

    Cost: Free

Advocates for Healthy Youth Meeting

Wednesday December 5, 2018
4:30 — 6:30 PM
Cheshire Medical Center North Conference Room 2

AFHY is a coalition of concerned individuals and organizations dedicated to improving the health of children in the Monadnock Region.

Join us at our next meeting. All are welcome.

Youth Intervention program —A program to assist struggling youth and families

What does the program do?

  1. Serves all families in Cheshire County,

  2. Helps identify local services to meet the needs of your family,

  3. Holds your youth accountable for their behavior and empowers youth to make positive changes in his or her life, and

  4. Offers families and youths the opportunity to problem solve.

New Hampshire Substance Misuse Service Delivery Continuum

NH Child Safety Tips for Parents & Grandparents

NH Cannabis Laws and Responsible Use

Youth and young adult video contest
May 2018 to February 2019

Upcoming Events

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