Finding Community with the NH Teen Institute Guest Blog by Madison Sorel

Finding Community with the NH Teen Institute Guest Blog by Madison Sorel

Madison Sorel was a TI participant year 2012, and now 8 years as a volunteer and 6 month on staff below are some memories and experiences from their time with TI. “Do you wanna go to camp this summer?” asked an older teammate.  I thought, “yea, why not” imagining a...
TONIGHT Check Out WMUR’s Special ‘COVID-19 Impact: Helping Kids Cope’ at 7:30PM

TONIGHT Check Out WMUR’s Special ‘COVID-19 Impact: Helping Kids Cope’ at 7:30PM

Check out Makin’ It Happen staff and empowerYOUTH members who will appear on WMUR’s special at 7:30 PM. The special is called ‘COVID-19 Impact: Helping Kids Cope’. It aims to raise awareness about mental health issues in children and reduce...
NH Youth Get Ready to Spread Positivity—the Up Conference is Back for a Spring Session May 20th!!!!

NH Youth Get Ready to Spread Positivity—the Up Conference is Back for a Spring Session May 20th!!!!

It’s National Prevention Week and we at Makin’ It Happen wanted to find a story of hope being a protective factor in the lives of youth.  We didn’t need to look much further than our friends up north with the Up Conference.  The 2021 Granite Youth Up...
Makin’ It Happen Premieres our New Prevention Video in Honor of National Prevention Week!

Makin’ It Happen Premieres our New Prevention Video in Honor of National Prevention Week!

The Makin’ It Happen team got together a few months ago to discuss the emerging methamphetamine issues that are occurring in New Hampshire and throughout the United States.  We talked about how those of us that work along the continuum of care are often in triage...