NH DHHS Celebrates NH’s Adoptive Families During National Adoption Month

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services

(DHHS) will honor New Hampshire’s Adoptive Families during a celebration at

the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center in Concord on Thursday, November 15,

2012. The event will celebrate the 96 adoptions finalized in the State

between October 2010 and September 2011. This year’s event will focus on

post-adoption services, and the resources available to families after

finalizing an adoption. DHHS Associate Commissioner Mary Ann Cooney and

Division for Children, Youth and Families Administrator Eileen Mullen will

be speaking at the event, along with an adoptive parent.

EVENT: DHHS Celebrates New Hampshire’s Adoptive


WHEN: 3 PM, Thursday, November 15

LOCATION: McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center

2 Institute Drive

Concord, NH