Second Growth News

Second Growth has been serving Upper Valley families since August 2000 with a mission to provide prevention education, therapeutic treatment, and recovery supports to people in our community regardless of their ability to pay. That is a tall order!  Fortunately we can rely on the multitude of donors, grant funders, and corporate sponsors whose support […]

2019 Start Ready Camp Registration

Start Ready Summer Camp is a FREE** co-ed skills clinic developed by Second Growth and focused on pre-season conditioning, speed and agility training, and leadership skills development for student athletes who participate in any sport, at any time of year. Are you a swimmer or a runner? Do you play soccer, football, basketball, or hockey? Is […]

4th Annual Upper Valley Aquatic Center & Second Growth Spin-a-thon Saturday, April 2, 2016 Thank you to SPINNER and SPONSORS for a great event! Join us in 2017 for our 5th Annual Spin-a-thon. To Register CLICK HERE

Parents Together

Registration open for December Parenting Together class, CLICK HERE to register today. Funding provided by Boyle Community Pediatrics. For a brochure on the program CLICK HERE.

Auction to Benefit Second Growth & Hanover Rotary

Hanover Rotary Charities host auction to benefit Second Growth and Hanover Rotary. Place bids on the online auction HERE Join us for the Gala Auction event on November, 6, 2015 at Dowd’s Inn. Tickets are $65 and can be PURCHASE HERE

Annual Report 2014-2015

2015 Annual Report: Second Growth

As we’ve traveled through the last year, the staff of Second Growth and I have looked for opportunities to provide prevention education and counseling services in the places that members of our community are already showing up …

Student-Athletes Standing Up to Substance Abuse: A Community Effort

Posted by ReThink Health UCRV Backbone Team: The opportunity to contribute to local prevention efforts came last month when I was approached by Dartmouth undergraduate student and rugby player, Gayne Kalustian. She was organizing a weeklong fitness and leadership camp for local high school athletes as part of her internship with Second Growth. Gayne asked if I would come speak to them about healthy nutrition and lifestyle for competitive athletes, because, she said, “after talking to some coaches, it is apparent that kids haven’t had a lot of guidance on nutrition.”