The future of health care in a post-pandemic world

The future of health care in a post-pandemic world Read the Full Article Here on Seacoast Online PORTSMOUTH – Health care workers have had to make significant changes to the way they deliver services in light of COVID-19 and many of those changes will become the new normal going forward. While infection control and disinfection … Continue reading The future of health care in a post-pandemic world

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Baby doctor visits must go on during pandemic

Read the full article on Fosters.com PORTSMOUTH – In the first two -years of life, a baby sees the pediatrician 11 times, for well-baby visits and scheduled immunizations. Baby visits are important for the child’s health and should continue even as people navigate the COVID-19 pandemic say Seacoast-region medical professionals, who have taken great pains … Continue reading Baby doctor visits must go on during pandemic

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Salute to Nurses: Community nursing at Greater Seacoast Community Health

Read the full article on SeacoastOnline.com PORTSMOUTH – Community nursing is a special calling, and often serves a region’s most underprivileged, uninsured, and low-income populations. Greater Seacoast Community Health is a collaboration between Families First, Goodwin Health and Lilac City Pediatrics. SOS Recovery Services also works through GSCH. Coreen Toussaint, RN, is the nurse clinical … Continue reading Salute to Nurses: Community nursing at Greater Seacoast Community Health

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Medication assisted recovery program sets up mobile site in Dover

Read the full article on Fosters.com DOVER — Area providers and recovery organizations are teaming up to provide mobile medication assisted recovery services in Dover to help people during the COVID-19 pandemic. Goodwin Community Health, Families First Health and Support Center and SOS Recovery Community Organization are offering the pilot mobile MAR program from 1 … Continue reading Medication assisted recovery program sets up mobile site in Dover

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Tips for parents for stay-at-home sanity

  Read the full article on Fosters.com PORTSMOUTH – Parents are gaining new respect for their children’s teachers as they try to navigate their new stay-at-home roles of parent, work-at-home employee and being their children’s school teacher, all at once, every day.  

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NH DHHS Accepting Applications from Child Care Providers Seeking Emergency Program Designation

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is now accepting applications from child care providers seeking designation as emergency child care programs during the COVID-19 pandemic. In partnership with the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation (NHCF) and child care stakeholders, DHHS has committed $4 million in federal funding to establish … Continue reading NH DHHS Accepting Applications from Child Care Providers Seeking Emergency Program Designation

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NH DHHS Announces WIC Appointments Available By Phone

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) today announced that in light of recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention around social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, the New Hampshire Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program has received authorization from the US Department of Agriculture to conduct … Continue reading NH DHHS Announces WIC Appointments Available By Phone

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Community organizations collaborate to feed area children as schools close due to COVID19

MARCH 18, 2020 – Area nonprofit and community organizers are working together to ensure that children are fed as schools close across Strafford County and the rest of the country due to the coronavirus outbreak. For students that rely on the meals they receive throughout the school day to combat food-insecurity, school closure often means, … Continue reading Community organizations collaborate to feed area children as schools close due to COVID19

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Letter to our patients: COVID-19

Letter to our patients: COVID-19 This message was sent by email and text message to our patients on March 18, 2020. For updated info, see FamiliesFirstSeacoast.org and GoodwinCH.org. During this challenging time of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, we at Greater Seacoast Community Health are making some temporary changes to keep our patients, staff and community safer. Please read … Continue reading Letter to our patients: COVID-19

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Unity Recovery, WEconnect Health, Alano Club of Portland, & SOS Recovery Offering Free Online Substance Use and Mental Health Support during COVID-19

Unity Recovery, WEconnect Health, Alano Club of Portland, & SOS Recovery Offering Free Online Substance Use and Mental Health Support during COVID-19 Virtual support groups, led by peer and family recovery specialists, occurring daily Philadelphia—Individuals and family members dealing with substance use, mental health, disordered eating, and other behavioral health disorders will be able to … Continue reading Unity Recovery, WEconnect Health, Alano Club of Portland, & SOS Recovery Offering Free Online Substance Use and Mental Health Support during COVID-19

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