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Verbal De-Escalation Education SessionsMom&Girl

These free one-session trainings are designed for parents and guardians of children, teens or young adults who would like to learn skills to help de-escalate a situation or help de-escalate a negative behavior.

Participants will learn positive ways to communicate in a crisis situation with a focus on de-escalation techniques and safe, non-restrictive interventions you can utilize in the home or within the community.

Dates:  Wednesday, November 16th or December 14th

Time:  6:00 to 7:30 p.m.

Place:  Virtual via Microsoft Teams

Cost: Free

Must pre-register to attend by emailing Bethany Richards at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Questions? Call 603.965.0818

New Hampshire Behavioral Health Summitnh behavioral health summit

Since 2017, The NH Community Behavioral Health Association (CBHA), The NH Alcohol and Other Drug Service Providers Association (NHPA) and the NH Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors Association (NHADACA) partnered to host the New Hampshire Behavioral Health Summit, focused on setting the public policy stage for key legislative and agency initiatives, integration and building capacity for mental health and substance use. This annual Summit brings together non-profit leaders, health care providers, clinical staffs, licensed professionals and public policy advocates in the mental health and substance use disorder community to share public policy goals, obtain training through professional development sessions and network. Up to 11 CEUs will be available with full attendance.

Date: Monday and Tuesday, December 5 and 6, 2022

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Place: DoubleTree by Hilton Manchester Downtown, 700 Elm Street, Manchester, NH

Cost: $125 - $225 (Early Bird Pricing Available until October 14th)

For more information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit NHBHS.com

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Community To-GO Spaghetti SupperSpaghetti Supper flyer to go May 29 2020

Suppers are FREE and open to the community. All food is prepped into "To-Go's" (gloves will be worn) and passed out the side door of the kitchen to the driver in the car.

Date:  Last Friday of Every Month

Time:  5:00 to 6:00 pm

Place:  First Parish Church, 47 East Road, Derry, NH

Cost:  FREE