The top prosecutor in Hillsborough County said his office plans to develop a pool of psychiatrists who will be available to examine defendants when necessary for commitment to the state psychiatric hospital.
A national nonprofit that uses physical activity and social connection to help people recover from substance misuse is expanding into Southern New Hampshire, planning to introduce programs on the Seacoast, and in Manchester, Concord and Nashua.
U.S. cities and counties are increasingly at odds with their own state governments over how to divvy up $641.5 million that consulting firm McKinsey & Co. has offered to settle its liability for work with the opioid industry.
Residents of one the largest homeless camps in Manchester — a camp on land adjoining several local businesses — were told this week that they will be evicted next Thursday, city and company officials said.
CONCORD — A worker at a Northfield home for troubled children was arrested Wednesday and charged with stealing medications and replacing the pills with a substance that harmed two residents, authorities said.
Taking its second significant step to revamp child protective services, New Hampshire state officials said Tuesday they are seeking organizations to deliver a specific therapy that focuses on keeping troubled teens at home.
WASHINGTON - A bipartisan group of lawmakers is calling on President Joe Biden to let more physicians prescribe an opioid-treatment drug, in what has emerged as an early test of his administration's opioid strategy.
CONCORD — The Executive Council is expected Wednesday to approve two contracts totaling $3.6 million for two area hospitals in Manchester and Nashua that will spearhead the delivery of substance abuse services under the state Doorways program.