NASW-NH Coalitions

NASW-NH is a Partner in the Following Coalitions:

The NH Mental Health Coalition

Providers and consumers of mental health services working on improving the quality of mental health care in NH. Contributing organizations include:

  • New Futures
  • NH Clinical Social Work Federation
  • NH Medical Society
  • NH Mental Health Counselors Association
  • NH Pastoral Psychotherapists Association
  • NH Nurse Practitioner Association
  • NH Psychological Association
  • NH Psychiatric Society
  • NH Alcohol and Drug Counselors Association
  • The NH Children’s Alliance

Meetings are usually held the second Friday of each month in Concord. For additional information, please email

The Children’s Advocacy Network at NH Kids Count

A statewide research-based advocacy organization, The Children’s Advocacy Network has worked for more than fourteen years to improve the health and well-being of children in New Hampshire. Its vision is to make New Hampshire one of the best places anywhere for a child to grow up, a place where every child is valued and no child is left behind. Its purpose is to move public policy to increase investments in children and families. Partners in the alliance include:

  • American Cancer Society
  • American Federation of Teachers
  • American Friends Service Committee NH Program
  • CASA
  • Child and Family Services
  • Disabilities Rights Center, Inc.
  • Familystrength
  • Granite State Organizing Project
  • National Association for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
  • National Education Association – NH
  • NH Academy of Family Physicians
  • NH Association of School Psychologists
  • NH Child Care Association
  • NH Citizens Alliance
  • NH Citizens Alliance for Action
  • NH Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
  • NH Commission on the Status of Women
  • NH Voices

For additional information go to

New Hampshire for Health Care

New Hampshire for Healthcare is a coalition of groups and individuals united to make health care the central issue in the New Hampshire presidential primary. It is a broad-based coalition of individuals and organizations concerned about rising health costs and that support 1) Quality, affordable health care for all, without gaps in coverage or access; 2) Care that is cost efficient and medically effective; 3) A core package of health insurance benefits with choices comparable in quantity and scope to those available to federal employees; and 4) Financing that is fair and includes employers, individuals, and the federal, state and local governments. Organizational members include:

  • Americans for Health Care
  • SEIU and the State Employees Association

For additional information, go to

Additional Coalitions

NH-NASW also works closely with the following groups and organizations: