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!...
Never too Late to Join in on #DryJanuary!

Never too Late to Join in on #DryJanuary!

There is still time to kick 2022 off with a #DryJanuary. Feel better, sleep better, and improve your overall health by taking some time off from drinking. #DryJanuary is a movement across New Hampshire, the US, and beyond that was created to encourage people to take a...
FREE At Home COVID-19 Tests Now Available to Order from Federal Government

FREE At Home COVID-19 Tests Now Available to Order from Federal Government

The federal government launched COVIDtests.gov and is accepting orders for FREE tests! Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests are completely free. You will be prompted for your home and shipping addresses....
Celebrate the Season Safely: National Impaired Driving Month & National Bartender Day

Celebrate the Season Safely: National Impaired Driving Month & National Bartender Day

December is a month full of celebrations that include alcohol. Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve are also among the most dangerous days of this celebratory month. The National Survey on Drug Use and Health reported that in 2019, over 28 million...
*New Video* Makin’ Prevention Happen at Our Red Ribbon Kick-Off Event

*New Video* Makin’ Prevention Happen at Our Red Ribbon Kick-Off Event

Makin’ It Happen was proud to co-host the 2021 Red Ribbon Kick-Off Event this year! Substance misuse prevention professionals from across the state of New Hampshire gathered in Manchester at the DoubleTree Hotel to mark the beginning of National Red Ribbon Week...
Congratulations Mary on Receiving a Commendation from Governor Sununu!

Congratulations Mary on Receiving a Commendation from Governor Sununu!

We got some exciting news yesterday!!!    Mary Forsythe-Taber, the Chief Visionary of Makin’ It Happen, received a commendation from Governor Sununu.  Mary has been a major advocate in the establishment and continuation of the Governor’s Youth Advisory...
Drug-Free is Up To Me: Virtual Youth Summit Happening November 23rd!

Drug-Free is Up To Me: Virtual Youth Summit Happening November 23rd!

The New Hampshire Virtual Drug-Free is Up to MeVirtual Youth Summit is a FREE in-school event designed to educate middle and high school students about the dangers of substance misuse, the benefits of healthy living, and the local treatment resources available in...
There is Still Time to Register for the 18th Annual New Hampshire Suicide Prevention Conference on November 3-4, 2021

There is Still Time to Register for the 18th Annual New Hampshire Suicide Prevention Conference on November 3-4, 2021

2021-SPC-Brochure_fv-1Download The New Hampshire Suicide Prevention Conference is taking place November 3rd-4th. The keynote speakers will be the co-authors of “Widening the Lens” Pata Suyemoto and Jennifer Kelliher. Please check out the conference...