Greater Monadnock Public Health Network
The GMPHN is one of 13 public health networks in the state of New Hampshire. The GMPHN is housed by Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene and in collaboration with Cheshire County is financed under an agreement with the State of New Hampshire, Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health Services with funds provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The GMPHN serves all of Cheshire County and the 10 western-most towns in Hillsborough County. The GMPHN strives to increase collaboration and planning across municipal boundaries and the health and safety sectors. It is made up of members of each of the coalition communities as well as of representatives of regional organizations involved in providing for the public’s health and safety.
For additional information, please visit the Greater Monadnock Public Health Network's website.
The GMPHN also has a regional Medical Reserve Corps. The Greater Monadnock Medical Reserve Corps is a community-based, civilian, volunteer program that helps build the public health infrastructure of communities region wide. There are 15 units in the state of NH and each MRC unit is organized and trained to address a wide range of challenges from public health education to disaster response. For more information and to learn how to volunteer visit: http://gmmrc.org.
Public Health Advisory Council Priority Areas
- Behavioral Health
- Tobacco Use
- Substance & Alcohol Misuse
- Emergency Preparedness