Good Samaritan Network events on Addiction & Recovery

“Nationally, we’re still losing 185 people a day. That’s like a plane crash every single day in America. That is an unacceptable loss of life,”  (Boston Herald, January 30, 2020)

MARCH 5, 7-8:30 pm
Seacoast GSN Meeting in Exeter
Red Brick Church, 56-52 Front St, Exeter, NH 03833

Our next Seacoast GSN meeting at the Red Brick Church on the corner of Spring Street and Front Street will focus on planning a regional outreach event and helping churches build up our regional network. For more info contact Rich Maggio at

MARCH 20, 5-8pm
Dig Into Your Local Resources
Austin 17 House, 263 NH-12s, Brentwood

A community event spotlighting how to access local resources on health 8 wellness, addiction, and youth services! Food and refreshments will be provided by the kiddos of Austin17 House (donations welcome). For more information contact or visit the event page on our Facebook (SOS Recovery Community Organization).

MARCH 24, 6:30-8:00pm
SAVE THE DATE – Manchester GSN
At this meeting, we will be focusing on outreach with Andrew Warner from the Manchester doorway, Tim King author of Addiction Nation, and a representative from Helping Hands Outreach. The location will be determined. For more info:

SATURDAYS APRIL 18, 25, MAY 2, 9, 16, 9-5pm
C-CAR Recovery Coach Academy
Greater Tilton Area Family Resource Center, 5 Prospect St, Tilton  

The CCAR Recovery Coach Academy© is a five-day intensive training academy focusing on providing individuals with the skills need to guide, mentor and support anyone who would like to enter into or sustain long-term recovery from an addiction to alcohol or other drugs. To register call 286-4255. $100 for the entire 5 Day training.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 8:30am-5pm, THURSDAY MAY 21, 9-5pm, & FRIDAY, MAY 22, 9-1pm
CCCAR Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches Greater Tilton Area Family Resource Center, 5 Prospect Street, Tilton

Ethical Considerations for Recovery Coaches is a training that addresses many areas including: defining the coaching service role and functions, coaching standards, issues of vulnerability, ethical decision making, performance enhancement, and legal issues. This course will help Recovery Coaches maintain good boundaries when serving others. This course does earn 16 CEUs. Space is limited. Cost $60. TO REGISTER: Call 603-286-4255

MAY 28, 2020, 8:30-4pm
IV/AIDS and Hepatitis Prevention for Peer Recovery Coaches
Family Resource Center, 5 Prospect Street, Tilton

This is a one-day training. It will introduce peer recovery coaches to prevention strategies for HIV, STD and Hep C transmission. This will be an in-depth training on issues surrounding the prevention and transmission of HIV, STD and HEP C. It will include extensive training in harm reduction strategies and personal safety approaches to the communication of these diseases. The cost is $50.00, Scholarships Available. To register, call the Center at 603-286-4255.