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Bringing Babies Home Sooner: New Program Transforms ICN Experience

"Hope Grows at Home" reduces time spent in the hospital for preterm babies.

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Navigating the Anxiety of Returning to School

As part of our "Head's Up: Coping through COVID-19" virtual roundtables, a group of panelists discuss the excitement and anxiety shared by students, parents and teachers as children return to the classroom.

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Running for Childhood Health: Finding Our Stride Supports CHaD HERO

This free running program Finding Our Stride works to improve fitness, boost self-esteem and encourage teamwork among its participants.

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Social Work Team Joins CHaD

Dedicated social workers in the pediatric inpatient units and outpatient clinics support CHaD patients and families as they navigate the psychosocial parts of their often complex medical care.

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CHaD Battle of the Badges Hockey game returning in March 2022

Fundraiser slated for March 13 at SNHU Arena in Manchester

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School’s In! What Can Parents and Students Expect?

CHaD offers the following guidance for back to school including wearing properly fitted approved masks, vaccinations if eligible, practicing good hygiene and others.

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CHaD Ambassador Craft Party

The CHaD Community Relations team hosted a virtual craft party for a group of CHaD Ambassadors on February 11.

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The Ellen Show Welcomes Special Guests and CHaD Ambassadors, the Perry Family

CHaD Ambassador Elliot Perry shares on the Ellen DeGeneres Show his effort to raise funds for two new playgrounds in Lebanon and Manchester, NH.

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CHaD Ambassador Elliot Aims to Raise $121,000 to Build Two CHaD Playgrounds

Elliot Perry is on a mission to raise $121,000 to get playgrounds built at CHaD in Lebanon and Manchester with his “121 Club” campaign.

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Discussing Difficult Events with Your Child

Here are a few practical steps to conversations with school-age children (7-13 years old) about events that are alarming, unsettling and often painful.

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