Saturday, October 23rd is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day!

Saturday, October 23rd is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day!

Studies indicating a majority of abused prescription drugs come from family and friends, including from home medicine cabinets, clearing out unused medicine is essential. Prescription medications often end up in the wrong hands, fueling an epidemic that kills more...
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...
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...