Don’t Miss “In The Heights”

Don’t Miss “In The Heights”

https://www.facebook.com/events/377382293040911/ Goffstown High School, February 15-23rd. Follow link for more info and tickets. Congratulations to our GHS empowerYOUTH! members who have been working so hard on this production, we can’t wait to support...

The Doorway NH (Hub and Spoke System)

On January 14, 2019 our community providers and residents gathered for a public forum announcing the new hub and spoke system in NH as a response to the state-wide Opioid Crisis. The Doorway (hub) will serve as an entry point to care for community members seeking...
PBS Roads to Recovery Partnership

PBS Roads to Recovery Partnership

In December, Makin’ It Happen was contacted by PBS for the purpose of sharing experiences and insights into substance misuse prevention. MIH’s focus was the prescription drug sticker campaign in partnership with DEA New England and dozens of empowerYOUTH!...
Life of A Teen (LOAT) Podcast: DEA Take Back Day

Life of A Teen (LOAT) Podcast: DEA Take Back Day

Check out the Life of a Teen podcast from members of empowerYOUTH! on DEA Take Back Day! The DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is April 30th, 2022 – 10 AM to 2 PM! Locations in the Greater Manchester Region include: Manchester Police Department:The...
Youth Voice at Risk of Being Silenced: A Statement from Makin’ It Happen Executive Director Mary Forsythe-Taber

Youth Voice at Risk of Being Silenced: A Statement from Makin’ It Happen Executive Director Mary Forsythe-Taber

Tomorrow a hearing will be held in the New Hampshire Senate’s Educational Committee on HB 1639. This bill aims to make the Youth Risk Behavioral Survey (YRBS) an opt-in survey rather than opt out.  It has already passed in the New Hampshire House of...
National Public Health Week

National Public Health Week

National Public Health Week is this week. This year’s theme, Public Health Is Where You Are, celebrates what we know is true: The places where we are, physically, mentally, and societally, affect our health and our lives. As we celebrate the 27th NPHW, April 4-10, we...