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NH Public Radio
Majority of People in Nashua Drug Court Have Suffered Childhood Trauma

NH Public Radio
Nashua Drug Court Program Celebrates Four New Graduates

NH Bar Association News
Drug Courts Expand Across State

NH Public Radio
Friday, March 1, 2019 – To Help With Addiction, N.H. Drug Courts Offer Reoffenders A Second Chance


Concord Monitor
Saturday, 28 July 2018 – DHHS: N.H. lands extra opioid funding

Press Release
March 28, 2018 – Pregnant, newly-parenting women in drug court get help from $30K grant


NY Times Sunday Magazine
October 11, 2017 -Why Are More American Teenagers Than Ever Suffering From Severe Anxiety?
Story features Mountain Valley Treatment Center in New Hampshire

January 29, 2018 – Four men were honored at Strafford County Superior Court for making it through the arduous journey of graduating from Drug Court.

November 2, 2017 – Families celebrated the next phase of their lives when loved ones who are battling addiction graduated from drug court in Nashua

The Nashua Telegraph
November 3, 2017 – Eight Drug Court graduates honored in Nashua

Sentinel Source
October 3, 2017 –  A voice silenced: Man found in Keene park spoke openly on addiction battle

August 21, 2017 –  Three men graduated from NH Drug Court in Grafton County

Seacoast Online
August 7, 2017 –  Another beginning: Rockingham Drug Court celebrates success

NH Fiscal Policy Institute
July 25, 2017 – Medicaid Assists More Than 185,000 New Hampshire Residents

NY Times
July 12, 2017 – New Hampshire has the second-highest rate of drug overdoses in the country. Eric Adams in Laconia (population 16,000) has been assigned one task: to stop them.

June, 2017 – Medicaid, Beyond Repeal and Replace talks about Ashley Hurteau, guest speaker at the Friends 2017 Annual Meeting and her journey to recovery thanks to NH’s Medicaid Expansion.

Nashua Telegraph
June 18, 2017 – Drug courts are changing lives in our community

Press Release
June, 2017 – FNHDC Welcomes New Leaders

June, 2017 – It takes a village at Rockingham County Drug Court

The New Hampshire Governor’s Commission on
Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Prevention, Treatment and Recovery

Mid-Year Report – March 1, 2017

Press Release
May, 2017 – National Drug Court Month

Press Release
2017 Annual Meeting and Recognition Program

Nashua Telegraph
May, 2017 –  Helping Drug Court Graduates

NH Union Leader
April, 2017 – 2016 drug deaths in NH expected to reach 479

NH Union Leader
April, 2017 –
Recovery Coach Says Expanded Medicaid Saved Him

NY Times
Marach 2017 – Addiction Treatment Grew Under Health Law. Now What?


Caledonian Record
Friends At Woodsville Guaranty Saving Bank Benefit NH Drug Court

Chicago Tribune
More than 50,000 overdose deaths: A grim tally soars to all-time U.S. high

NH Union Leader
New Hillsborough-North Drug Court to Open in Manchester

Laconia’s ‘Drug Court’ Focuses on Recovery, Not Punishment

Press Release
Bishop’s Charitable Assistance Fund Awards $2,500 Donation
to Friends of New Hampshire Drug Courts

Governor Hassan Signs Bipartisan Bill Establishing Statewide Drug Court Program

Valley News
Friends of New Hampshire Drug Courts to Hold Inaugural Event

Valley News
May, 2016 , Veteran Entrepreneurs Help Nonprofits Hone Narratives

May Kick-off Event
April, 2016, FNHDC Press Release

NY Times
Editorial, Feb. 24, 2016, Governors Unite in the War Against Opioids

Fosters Daily News
February 18, 2016,  Drug Courts Get Donations to Spur incentives

Press Release
February, 2016, Friends of NH Drug Courts Awards Initial Donations to Six County Drug Courts


New Hampshire Bar Association
November 18, 2015, Court News: Friends of Drug Courts Nonprofit Expands

Valley News
November 13, 2015, Drug Court Program Expanded

Press Release
November 9, 2015, Friends of NH Drug Courts Expands to become Statewide Nonprofit to Help Combat Substance Abuse Crisis

Concord Monitor
November 9, 2015, Nonprofit aims to help New Hampshire’s drug courts with rewards program

Valley News
March 8, 2015, Drug Courts Change Lives – and Saves Money

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