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Volunteer Opportunities

Do you want to reach out to someone? Lend a helping hand? Become more involved in your community? Provide assistance ...

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Learn How to Reduce Your Kids Access to Alcohol and Drugs

The Partners in Prevention (PIP) Regional Network was created to provide support to local coalitions and prevention ...

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Important Information On Vaccines

LRPPH was awarded funding for the Lakes Region Immunization Initiative from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ...

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Healthy Eating Active Living

The Lakes Region Partnership for Public Health (LRPPH) in partnership with the Lakes Region Physical Activity and Nutr ...

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Connect People With Resources

ServiceLink provides unbiased, up-to-date information and assistance helping individuals and families make informed ch ...

September's Medication Take Back Day - Huge Success!

September's Medication Take Back Day - Huge Success!

On September 27th, Police Departments across the State of NH  set up "collection sites" for unused and/or expired medication.

The amount collected was staggering!

Winnipesaukee Region total:  829.8 lbs of medication collected

Enterovirus-D68 Info for Parents

Enterovirus-D68 Info for Parents

Prevent the Spread of Enterovirus-D68- Stay At Home When Sick

Enteroviruses are very common viruses, and fall is a common time for enterovirus to cause respiratory illness. Enterovirus D68 infections are less common than infections with other ...

LRPPH Celebrates "Day of Caring"

LRPPH Celebrates "Day of Caring"

Thank you Granite United Way!

LRPPH very munch appreciated the help volunteers gave us from Granite United Way on September 19th for the "Day of Caring".  We had a great day and enjoyed having lunch with Margy Knox and Mary Renn, v...

11th Annual State Suicide Prevention Conference

11th Annual State Suicide Prevention Conference

Recognize, Respond, Refresh


Date:  Friday, November 7th

Location:  SERESC Conference Center, 29 Commerce Dr, Bedford, NH

Time:  7:30 to 3:45


LRPPH Annual Meeting, September 25th

LRPPH Annual Meeting, September 25th

Lakes Region Partnership for Public Health (LRPPH) hosted their Annual Meeting on Thursday, September 25, 2014, at the Tilton Sports Center in Tilton.

Lisa Morris, Executive Director, welcomed everyone to this year's meeting.  Lisa also welcom...

Red Ribbon Week Oct 23rd-31st

Red Ribbon Week Oct 23rd-31st

Love Yourself, Be Drug Free


Plant the Promise:  Each year, thousands of tulip bulbs are planted around the country in honor of Red Ribbon Week. Individuals and organizations plant these bulbs in the fall, which then bloom in April t...

Reaching Out Can Change Your Life

Reaching Out Can Change Your Life

You are not Alone


Join with a community of suicide loss survivors as we share stories of healing and hope.


Date:  Saturday, November 22, 2014

Time:  12:00 Noon to 3:00 pm

Location:  Sacred ...

Cluster of Enterovirus-D68 Respiratory Illness in Multiple States

Cluster of Enterovirus-D68 Respiratory Illness in Multiple States

Health Alert from NH Div of Public Health Services

Issued September 9, 2014


1. Awareness of reported clusters of patients with severe respiratory illnesses in the Mid-West United States with many patients requiring intensi...

First Confirmed Case of Influenza in NH

First Confirmed Case of Influenza in NH

First Confirmed Case of Influenza 2014-2015NH Division of Public Health Services (NH DPHS) recommends the following:
Awareness of the first confirmed influenza virus infection in New Hampshire for the 2014-2015 influenza season.Awareness of the av...

Caregiver's Conference

Caregiver's Conference

Save the Date - Wednesday, November 12th

8:00am to 4:00pm

Courtyard Marriott, Grappone Conference Center, Concord NH


This yearly conference is tailored specifically for family and professional caregivers.


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Concerned about your child's use of alcohol or other drugs?

Concerned about your child's use of alcohol or other drugs?

Peer support groups for parents of children, teens and young adults with substance use issues:

FreeConfidentialComprised of peersRespectful of others' viewsAccepting of chemical dependency as a treatable disease of the brainAlways hopefulF....

NH DHHS Health Alert

NH DHHS Health Alert

Arboviral Disease in NH - Preparation for the 2014 Season


Arboviruses in New Hampshire include West Nile virus (WNV) and Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, both transmitted to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. In 201...

Prevention Efforts for Tick Season in NH

Prevention Efforts for Tick Season in NH

Lyme Disease is  transmitted to people by the bite of an infected back legged tick (also known as the deer tick). 


Symptoms of Lyme disease include fever, headache, fatigue, and often a skin rash that is round and looks li...

Facts about Skin Cancer in NH

Facts about Skin Cancer in NH

small state:  Big Problem


Skin cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in the United States.  Grafton County has the highest melanoma death rate in the state, 63% higher than the national average.


What is the Care Transitions Program?


The Care Transitions Program of ServiceLink provides an invaluable service for patients when leaving the hospital.  Sarah Gellert, Care Transitions Counselor, is helping to reduce hospital re-admissions by following up with patients to ma...

NH State Health Improvement Plan 2013-2020

NH State Health Improvement Plan 2013-2020

Charting a Course to Improve the Health of New Hampshire

NH State Health Improvement Plan (NH SHIP) provides provide support, guidance, and focus for public health activities throughout the state.  Ten priority areas have been identified.
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How We Can Help

Lakes Region Partnership for Public Health (LRPPH) partners with others to provide: Expertise, Information and Tools that people and communities need to protect their HEALTH.

  • Families and Schools

  • Older Adults, Adults with Disabilities and Family Caregivers

    • ServiceLink:  FREE information, referrals and assistance to connect people with resources in their communities
  • Organizations and Businesses

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    • Caregiver Network
    • Community Emergency Response Team
    • Health Insurance Counseling
    • Medical Reserve Corps
    • Neighbor 2 Neighbor



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