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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 ...

Laconia Farmers' Market

Laconia Farmers' Market

Live Free and Eat Local


Dates:  June 20 through Sept 26, 2015

Location:  City Hall Parking Lot, Laconia, NH

Time:  8:00am to Noon


Now offering market match on EBT purchases:

Look for the SNA...

FREE HIV Screening

FREE HIV Screening

Laconia Family Planningis having
FREE HIV Screening


Testing Day:  June 20

Location:  121 Belmont Rd, Laconia

Tel #:  524-5453


No appointment necessary


Getting tested is the ...

Senate Finance restores funding

Senate Finance restores funding

Senate Finance restores funding to
New Hampshire’s most vulnerable


New Hampshire Senate News Release

May 20, 2015


Concord, NH – The Senate Finance Committee voted today to restore major services as part of ...

It is Tick Season in NH

It is Tick Season in NH

NH DHHS Health Alert issued May 6, 2015
Lyme Disease and Other Tickborne Diseases in New Hampshire
Key Points and Recommendations:

1. New Hampshire continues to have one of the highest rates of Lyme disease in the nation and ~60% ...

Confirmed Measles Case with Travel to NH

Confirmed Measles Case with Travel to NH

The NH Division of Public Health Services (DPHS) has been notified of a confirmed measles case in Massachusetts. This person traveled to Portsmouth, New Hampshire, while infectious and stopped at a local restaurant on 4/20/15. The case-patient was...

It's Prom Season

It's Prom Season

Are you aware of NH’s Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug (ATOD) Clearinghouse??They have great, FREE resources on a variety of subjects. See below and attached for some “Prom Season” resources…

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What is ServiceLink?

What is ServiceLink?

In year 2000, ServiceLink was established by the NH State Legislature.  A program that provides unbiased, up-to-date information and assistance helping individuals and families make informed choices about health care and other services for al...

Confirmed Measles Case with Travel to NH

Healthcare providers should be aware that a person with confirmed measles traveled to Portsmouth, NH, on 4/20/15, and stopped at a local restaurant (Flatbread Company pizza) during a time when he/she was infectious. This case is an international trav...

ServiceLink is at Risk of losing its funding

ServiceLink is at Risk of losing its funding

Our NH legislators are currently working on the budget for fiscal year 2016-2017 which begins July 2015.  The funding for ServiceLink is in jeopardy! 

ServiceLink is a cost effective critical service for our community providing i...

Rockingham & Grafton Counties Rank Healthiest in the State

Rockingham & Grafton Counties Rank Healthiest in the State

Rockingham County is joined by Grafton County this year as the healthiest counties in New Hampshire in the sixth annual County Health Rankings, released today by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the University of Wisconsin Population ...

UPS Supporting Employee Wellness

UPS Supporting Employee Wellness

The Laconia branch of UPS is doing wellness activities once a month!  It is supporting their employee wellness program.

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Community Emergency Response Classes

Community Emergency Response Classes

Are you prepared to use a fire extinguisher?


Are you prepared for a power outage, fire or weather emergency in your home?


What would you d...

LRPPH Receives $50,000 Gift

LRPPH Receives $50,000 Gift

Hali Dearborn presented Lisa Morris, Executive Director, of LRPPH with a $50,000 bequest from her late father's, Dick Dearborn, trust.  He was a local resident, business executive and founder of EPTAM Plastics.  He had exceptional devotion t...

Parents Need to Know

Parents Need to Know

'Alex's Story' is powerful!

Check out this video that tells a story of an 18 year old boy from NH who is in recovery from a heroin addiction.  This video, and others, are part of the Check the Stats Campaign, which aims to raise parent's ...

Alex's Story

Alex's Story

A very powerful 8 minute video that tells the story of an 18 year old boy from New Hampshire.  This is part of the Check the Stats Campaign, which aims to raise parent's awareness of alcohol and other drug misuse.

Watch Alex's Story:&n...

Substance Misue Prevention and Mental Health Promotion

Substance Misue Prevention and Mental Health Promotion

What we know about health behaviors of high school-aged youth in our communities based on data from the Youth Risk Behavior Survey for the Winnipesaukee Public Health Region.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) promote...

July 1, 2015 - NO hand held electronic communication devices while driving

July 1, 2015 - NO hand held electronic communication devices while driving

What Does This Mean?No use of hand held electronic devices capable of providing voice or data communication while driving or temporarily halted in traffic for a stop sign or traffic signal or other momentary delays
This includes cell phones, GPS, ...

ARE YOU READY?

ARE YOU READY?

Quit Smoking


LRGHealthcare offers a variety of classes and programs to help you along your journey to become SMOKE FREE.


One on One Education and Coaching - call (603) 527-7120 for more informationHolistic Smoking Ce...

Asthma Education Classess

Asthma Education Classess

Living Healthy With Asthma


LRGHealthcare is presenting Asthma Education Classes.  Topics of discussion will include:

Common asthma triggersUnderstanding the difference between control medications and rescue quick relief medicatio...

NH Tobacco Helpline

NH Tobacco Helpline

Trained counselors are FREE for anyone in NH

The NH Tobacco Helpline can help you quit.  Try to stop!  You can contact the Helpline whether you are currently using ciparettes, chew, snus, cigars, or dip. 


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Free Emergency Alert Mobile App

Free Emergency Alert Mobile App

Press Release January 5, 2015

NH Dept of Safety launches FREE Emergency Alert Mobile App

Anyone can download this app on their iPhone and Android cellphones which is available via links on www.ReadNH.gov.  It will alert you of s...

NH Alcohol and Drug Treatment Locator

NH Alcohol and Drug Treatment Locator

Are you looking for alcohol or drug treatment?

To find treatment services visit:  www.nhtreatment.org

Treat is available.  Contact a provider in your area today.

Click here for a printable format of the flyer.

2014 Community Health Needs Assessment

2014 Community Health Needs Assessment

During the period April through July, 2014, a Community Health Needs Assessment in the LRGHealthcare service area of NH was conducted by LRGHealthcare.  The purpose of the assessment was to identify community health concerns, priorities and o...

A Parents' Guide to Mobile Phones

A Parents' Guide to Mobile Phones

Today's Mobile ecosystem means shared responsibility

While the overwhelming majority of young people are using their phones responsibly, it's natural for parents to worry about how their kids are using such powerful devices.  As wi...

FREE resources for material on Substance Abuse Prevention for Grades 7-12

FREE resources for material on Substance Abuse Prevention for Grades 7-12

 

If you are looking for material on substance abuse prevention education for Middle School and High School age youth – here are two great FREE resources:

 

MID...

Belknap County Overweight/Obese Rates have Declined

NH 2013-2014 Third Grade Health Smiles-Healthy Growth Survey

Great news for NH.  This report indicates that Belknap County:


Percent of overweight or obese rates changed from 41.7% (2008-2009) to 31.9% (2013-2014)Obesity rates cha...

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...

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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