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

2019 training schedule — dept. of health & human services and the bureau of drug & alcohol services

Free Introductory Level workshops designed for people working in any helping profession whose daily work encounters/engages with people with substance abuse disorders. Schedules include Initial Training on Addiction and Recovery and Families and Addiction.
Preregistration is required as seating is limited.

Cost: Free

Life Skills Workshop

Friday, February 15, 2019
9:00 am —12:30 pm
Southwest Community Services
62 Community Way
Keene, NH

The Life Skills Workshop can help change the course of your life!

Cost: Free

guiding good choices for parents of 9 to 14 year old children

Guiding Good Choices is a free 5-week program that teaches effective family communications and family bonding. This program gives parents the skills they need to help prevent substance abuse by their children.

Pizza and snacks will be available.

Five Tuesday evening sessions starting January 29, 2019, February 5, 12, 19 and March 5, 2019.

Financial Literacy Workshop

Friday, March 29, 2019
9:00 am — 2:00 pm
Southwest Community Services
63 Community Way
Keene, NH

If you would like to learn better strategies for money maintenance, the Financial Literacy Workshop can help!

Cost: Free

Youth summit 2019

Friday, April 5 and Saturday April 6, 2019.
Grappone Conference Center
Concord, NH

Registration: $10 per person

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.

Cost: Free

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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