New Sliding Scale Fee

Opinion: Fix the health center ‘funding cliff’ (from New Hampshire Business Review)

Community health centers in New Hampshire and across the nation are at tremendous risk. Without Congress’s action by Sept. 30, . . . Read more

Goodwin, Families First merger called an evolution in health care (from Fosters)

SOMERSWORTH — Although the merger between Goodwin Community Health and Families First Health and Support Center has been in the . . . Read more

Q&A with Goodwin Community Health CEO Janet Laatsch (from New Hampshire Business Review)

In an uncertain health care environment, Janet Laatsch, CEO of Goodwin Community Health – the Somersworth-based community health center that . . . Read more

Families First and Goodwin Awarded for Quality

SOMERSWORTH and PORTSMOUTH, August 28, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) recently announced that it . . . Read more

New Empowering Whole Health Session

The next Empowering Whole Health support group will be starting Wednesday, September 6th from 4:30 to 6pm here at Goodwin, . . . Read more

One More Year: Whitney’s Story


All things considered, Strafford County is an unremarkable corner of New Hampshire.


This is no criticism of the region and those . . . Read more

Goodwin Holds 8th Annual Fathers Day 5k

Dover, NH, June 1, 2017 – On Sunday June 18th, Goodwin Community Health will stage its 8th annual Father’s Day . . . Read more

Goodwin Community Health and Families First Announce Intent to Merge

Goodwin Community Health of Somersworth and Families First Health & Support Center of Portsmouth today announced their intent to merge. . . . Read more

Room to Heal With Goodwin — Sheri McSheehy

The Japanese have a saying: a person is whatever room they’re in. On the day of March 20th, 2017, . . . Read more