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Growing up comes with challenges – and when those challenges arise for youth,
parents often feel overwhelmed and alone. However, Greater Manchester is blessed with countless
services and opportunities for youth and families. These resources not only address many of the common challenges requiring outside support (substance use and abuse, depression,educational challenges, etc), but many also provide critical community-engagement opportunities for young people.
This list is only a sampling of the services available locally to youth and families – if you are looking for something not listed here, check with your school guidance or studentassistance department, or contact — Makin’ It Happen Coalition at (603) 206-6661 or http://www.MIH4u.org . Together, we can create a community that supports the health andsuccess of all youth and families!

Grads

El crecer presenta retos – y cuando esos retos se presentan en la juventud los padres a menudo se sienten abrumados y solos. Sin embargo, Manchester está bendecido con incontables
servicios y oportunidades para la juventud y las familias. Estas fuentes no solo tratan los muchos retos comunes que requieren apoyo (como uso y abuso de substancias, depresión, retos
educaciones, etc.) pero también provee oportunidades cruciales para que la juventud participe en la comunidad.
La siguiente lista es solo una muestra de los servicios que hay disponibles para la juventud y las familias. Si usted está buscando algo que no está en la lista, infórmese con el consejero
en su escuela o el departamento de asistencia a los estudiantes, o comuníquese con Makin’ It Happen Coalition al (603) 206-6661 y http://www.MIH4u.org. Juntos podemos crear una
comunidad que apoya la salud y el éxito de nuestra juventud y las familias.


Mary Forsythe-Taber -- Executive Director, Makin’ It Happen Coalition
Director Ejecutivo de la Coalición

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CHILDCARE RESOURCES
FUENTES DE CUIDADO DE LOS NIÑOS

Easter Seals: ............................................................................ 623-8863
Southern NH Services: ............................................................ 668-8010
VNA Childcare Resource Center: .............................................. 666-5982

CRISIS HELP/ (24-HOUR)
AYUDA EN CRISIS (24 HORAS)

Emergency: ...................................................................................... 911
Greater Manchester Chapter -
American Red Cross: ............................................................ 624-4307
Manchester Fire Department: .................................................. 669-2256
Manchester Police Department:................................................ 668-8711
Manchester Crimeline (Anonymous):........................................ 624-4040
NH Helpline: ................................................................ 1-800-852-3388
Northern New England Poison Center: .......................... 1-800-562-8236

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES
FUENTES DE EDUCACION
Child Health Services-Media Literacy Program: ........................ 668-6629
Family Resource Connection: ........................................ 1-800-298-4321
Jobs for NH Graduates: ............................................................ 668-1627
Manchester City Library: .......................................................... 624-6550
Manchester Community Resource Center: ................................ 647-8965
Manchester School District: ...................................................... 624-6300
Breakthrough Manchester: ...................................................... 641-9426
The Salvation Army-Fleet Tutoring Center:................................ 627-7013
YMCA S.T.A.Y. Program: .......................................................... 623-3558
Youth Empowerment Program (SNHS): .................................... 668-8010

FAMILY SUPPORT
APOYO A LAS FAMILIAS
Child & Family Services Parentline: ................................ 1-800-640-6486
Families Anonymous: .................................................... 1-800-736-9805
InfoBank Support Group Referrals: ............................................ 668-8600
Parent Information Center: ...................................................... 624-8082
Samaritans Hot Line: ................................................................ 668-4111
UNH Cooperative Extension: ................................ (Goffstown) 641-6060
VNA Parent/Baby Adventure: .................................................. 666-5982

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
AYUDA ECONOMICA

Consumer Credit Counseling Service: ............................ 1-800-327-6778
Labor Ready: ............................................................................ 647-1237
Manchester City Welfare Department: ...................................... 624-6484
NH Employment Program (NHEP): ................................ 1-888-698-8904
NH Health & Human Services-State Programs: ........................ 668-2330
NH Employment Security: ........................................................ 627-7841
Southern NH Services Fuel Assistance: ………………...668-8010

FOODPANTRY/SOUP KITCHEN
ALIMENTOS/DESPENSA/COMEDOR DE BENEFICIENCIA

Catholic Charities/Food Bank: .................................................. 624-4717
The Salvation Army-Kid’s Café: ................................................ 627-7013
Helping Hands: ........................................................................ 623-8778
New Horizons: ........................................................................ 668-1877
The Salvation Army-Food Pantry: ............................................ 627-7013
WIC (Women, Infants & Children):............................................ 668-8010

HEALTH/SALUD
Alliance for Community Supports: ............................................ 628-7681
American Cancer Society: ........................................................ 471-4116
Breathe New Hampshire: ........................................................ 669-2411
Ask-A-Nurse: .......................................................................... 626-2626
Child Health Services: .............................................................. 668-6629
Greater Manchester AIDS Project: ............................................ 623-0710
Manchester Community Health Center: .................................... 626-9500
Manchester Health Department: .............................................. 624-6466
NH Minority Health Coalition: .................................................. 627-7703
NH Healthy Kids– non-profit insurance: ........................ 1-877-464-2447
On The Road To Better Living (mental health):.......................... 623-0651
Planned Parenthood/Teen Options: .......................................... 669-7321
Teen Health Clinic: .................................................................. 629-9707

HOTLINES/LINEAS DIRECTAS (HOTLINES)
Child Abuse/Neglect (DCYF-Manchester): ...................... 1-800-894-5533
Focus on Recovery-Drug Abuse Hotline: ........................ 1-800-888-9383
Headrest Teenline: ........................................................ 1-800-639-6095
Manchester Alcohol Info Line: .................................................. 625-6600
Nat’l Suicide Prevention Lifeline: .................................. 1-800-273-8255
Nat’l Youth Crisis Hotline: .............................................. 1-800-442-4673
NH HIV/AIDS Hotline: .................................................. 1-800-752-2437
NH STD Hotline: ............................................................ 1-800-228-0254
NH Tobacco Resource Center:........................................ 1-800-784-8669
Out Youth-GLBT Hotline: .............................................. 1-800-246-7743
YWCA Crisis Service-Domestic/Sexual Violence: ...................... 668-2299

HOUSING/VIVIENDA
Families in Transition: .............................................................. 641-9441
Manchester Housing Authority:................................................ 624-2100
Manchester Neighborhood Housing Services: .......................... 626-4663
Midway Shelter: ...................................................................... 669-9797
NH Housing Finance Authority: ................................................ 472-8623
New Horizons: ........................................................................ 668-1877
Webster House for Adolescents-Coed: .................................... 622-8013

INTERNATIONAL SERVICES/SERVICIOS INTERNACIONALES
International Institute: .............................................................. 647-1500
Latin American Center: ............................................................ 669-5661
Somali Development Center:.................................................... 622-0771
CASA of NH:............................................................................ 626-4600

LEGAL
Legal Advice & Referral Center (LARC): ........................ 1-800-639-5290
NH Legal Assistance: .............................................................. 668-2900

MEDIATION & COUNSELING/AVENIENCIA Y CONSEJERIA
Catholic Charities: .................................................................... 624-4717
Child & Family Services: .......................................................... 668-1920
Manchester Office of Youth Services:........................................ 624-6470
Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester: .......................... 668-4111

REFERRAL AND INFORMATION/
RECOMENDACIONES E INFORMACION

NH Social Service Help Line ..............................................................211
InfoBank / HELP Book: ............................................................ 668-8600
Info-Link: ...................................................................... 1-888-499-2525
NH Helpline: ................................................................ 1-800-852-3388
Parent Information Center: ...................................................... 624-8082

SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION/TREATMENT/
PREVENCION DE ABUSO DE SUBSTANCIAS/TRATAMIENTO

Alateen/Alanon: ...................................................................... 645-9518
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA): .................................................. 622-6967
Child & Family Services: .......................................................... 518-4000
Farnum Center: ........................................................................ 622-3020
Friends of Recovery: ................................................................ 647-4629
Helping Hands: ........................................................................ 623-8778
Manchester Office of Youth Services:........................................ 624-6470
Narcotics Anonymous (NA): .................................................... 645-4777
New Life Home for Women & Children:....................................624-8444
NH Task Force on Women and Addiction: ................................ 647-4629
Serenity Place & Crisis Line: .................................................... 625-6983
Teen Challenge:........................................................................ 647-7770
Tirrell House:............................................................................ 668-2971
West Bridge Community Services:............................................ 634-4446

VOLUNTEER SERVICES/SERVICIOS DE VOLUNTARIOS
CASA of NH:............................................................................ 624-4600
Greater Manchester Chapter-American Red Cross: .................. 624-4307
Meals on Wheels: .................................................................... 626-6016
The Caregivers Inc.:.................................................................. 622-4948
Volunteer Opportunities/Needs ..........................................................211

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT ORGS/PROGRAMS/
ORGANIZACIONES PARA EL DESARROLLO PARA LA
JUVENTUD/PROGRAMAS

21st Century Community Learning Centers: ............................ 624-6300
Big Brothers/Big Sisters: .......................................................... 669-5365
Boy Scouts, Daniel Webster Council: ........................................ 625-6431
City Year:.................................................................................. 773-1792
Crispins’ House: ...................................................................... 497-3499
Girls’ Inc.: ................................................................................ 623-1117
Girls Scouts, Swift Water Council: ............................................ 627-4158
Greater Manchester Chapter-American Red Cross: .................. 624-4307
Junior Achievement: ................................................................ 626-1918
Makin’ It Happen Coalition/YouthNET: .................................... 206-6661
Manchester Boys and Girls Club: .............................................. 625-5982
Manchester Parks and Recreation: ............................................ 624-6565
Manchester Police Athletic League-MPAL: .............................. 626-0211
Manchester Outright: .............................................................. 537-7004
Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council:.............................................. 624-6470
William S. Green Youth Leadership Program ............................206-6661
NH Institute of Politics: ............................................................ 222-4100
NH Teen Institute: .................................................................... 226-0111
The Salvation Army: ................................................................ 627-7013
UNH Cooperative Extension: (Goffstown):................................ 641-6060
Weed & Seed Saturday Night Teen Center: .............................. 627-7013
Youth Development Center (YDC):............................................ 625-5471
Youth Venture: ........................................................................ 223-9864
YMCA: .................................................................................... 623-3558
YWCA......................................................................................

 

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