CADCA: (MIH is a member) Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) trains local grassroots groups, known as community anti-drug coalitions, in effective community problem-solving strategies, teaching them how to assess their local substance abuse-related problems and develop a comprehensive plan to address them. Today, CADCA is the nation’s leading drug abuse prevention organization, representing the interests of more than 5,000 community anti-drug coalitions in the country. For more information.
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce: (MIH is a member) The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is a regional organization serving the city of Manchester and the surrounding communities of Auburn, Bedford, Candia, Derry, Goffstown, Hooksett, Litchfield, Londonderry, and Merrimack. For more information.
Prevention Certification Board: (MIH holds seat) The purpose of prevention certification is to recognize and ensure that substance abuse prevention practitioners meet competency standards established by the International Certification Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) and the New Hampshire Prevention Certification Board. For more information.
State Suicide Prevention Counsel: (MIH holds seat) The mission of the State Suicide Prevention Council (SPC) is to reduce the incidence of suicide in New Hampshire by accomplishing the goals of the Suicide Prevention Plan: Raise public and professional awareness of suicide prevention; Address the mental health and substance abuse needs of all residents;Address the needs of those affected by suicide; and Promote policy change. For more information.
Healthy Manchester Leadership Council: (MIH holds seat) The Healthy NH Leadership Council is a collaborative alliance of more than fifty public and private health professionals and advocates, educators, and policy makers. Focus Area Work groups, comprised of more than 100 community and state agency specialists, worked together to develop the specific objectives of Healthy New Hampshire 2010. For more information.
NH Providers Association: (MIH holds a board seat and is a member) The mission of The NH Providers Association is to advocate, facilitate and enhance communication with funders, policy makers and the public to support the members’ efforts to offer high quality substance abuse prevention, treatment, intervention, and recovery support services for the citizens of New Hampshire. For more information.
American Public Health Association: APHA champions the health of all people and all communities. We are the only organization that influences federal policy, has a 140-plus year perspective and brings together members from all fields of public health. For more information.