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Spaulding Academy Celebrates Annual Science Fair

May 28, 2021Spaulding Academy Celebrates Annual Science Fair

Spaulding Academy & Family Services (formerly Spaulding Youth Center) in Northfield recently held its 2021 Spaulding Academy Science Fair. This schoolwide, experiential learning event encourages students to explore exciting scientific concepts while maintaining a focus on the scientific method. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the Science Fair was held virtually through a shareable and privacy-protected website ...

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Virtudent Visits Spaulding Academy & Family Services

May 20, 2021Virtudent Visits Spaulding Academy & Family Services

Northfield, NH – Virtudent, a Boston-based mobile dental clinic and teledentistry service provider, recently visited Spaulding Academy & Family Services (formerly Spaulding Youth Center) to provide dental cleanings, x-rays, and fluoride to 26 residential children scheduled over two days. The program is offered free to Spaulding Academy & Family Services through sponsorship and cooperation with ...

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Roundtable of mental health experts discuss the issues kids face

May 13, 2021Roundtable of mental health experts discuss the issues kids face

The Concord Monitor’s Health Reporter, Teddy Rosenbluth, sat down with our psychiatry and medical health staff leaders to discuss the current state of mental health and care for children. We’re pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Terrie McCafferty and Gregg Rogers, who shared their expertise, along with Chandra Miller, Nick Lefebvre and Amanda Champagne. ...

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Spaulding Academy & Family Services Recognizes Exceptional Staff Members

April 19, 2021Spaulding Academy & Family Services Recognizes Exceptional Staff Members

Northfield, NH – Since December, Spaulding Academy & Family Services (formerly Spaulding Youth Center) has honored four staff members – Kori Kidder, Brendan Donahue, Bridget Desjardins, and Denise Elliott – with monthly Spaulding Spirit awards. These peer-nominated awards recognize employees who embody the spirit of the organization and inspire fellow team members with their dedication ...

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Spaulding Academy & Family Services Expands Medical Team

March 22, 2021Spaulding Academy & Family Services Expands Medical Team

Northfield, NH – Spaulding Academy & Family Services (formerly Spaulding Youth Center) has expanded its medical team with the promotion of Carolyn Brown (ARNP) to Primary Care Provider (PCP), and the hiring of Chandra Miller (MSN, RN, CPNP-PC) as medical director and Nicholas Lefebvre (RN) as health services director. This expansion enables the organization to ...

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Spaulding still changing lives after 150 years

March 16, 2021Spaulding still changing lives after 150 years

We’re grateful for the time and interest of Roberta Baker, reporter for the Laconia Daily Sun, who recently visited and wrote a fantastic feature story about our work and its positive impact on children and families. An excerpt of the article is below, but you can click here to view the full multi-page article on ...

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Spaulding’s Winter Carnival 2021

March 11, 2021Spaulding's Winter Carnival 2021

Spaulding Academy & Family Services in Northfield recently held its annual Winter Carnival, an outdoor experiential learning event. Children made their own sleds and decorated them using the 2021 “Heroes” theme, and each classroom had the opportunity to try the sleds out on campus. The event was a great way for the school community to ...

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Wednesday House Welcomes Kids

February 17, 2021Wednesday House Welcomes Kids

We’re excited to share that Wednesday House, an on-campus transitional housing opportunity, is now open – as detailed by the Laconia Daily Sun! An excerpt of the article is below, but you can click here to view the article on the Laconia Daily Sun’s website or click here to view the article as a PDF. NORTHFIELD ...

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Hair Stylists Bring Services to Spaulding

February 9, 2021Hair Stylists Bring Services to Spaulding

Photo credits: Courtesy Photo Residential students at Spaulding Academy & Family Services (formerly Spaulding Youth Center) were recently treated to on-site haircuts by local hair stylists and mother-daughter team, Janet and Stacey Robitaille. The kids were excited to shed some of the long locks they acquired during the COVID-19 pandemic, all while staying on campus and ...

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Spaulding Academy & Family Services Promotes Amanda Champagne

January 28, 2021Spaulding Academy & Family Services Promotes Amanda Champagne

Northfield, NH – Spaulding Academy & Family Services (formerly Spaulding Youth Center) has promoted Amanda Champagne to Executive Director of Family Services. The former residential services director, Champagne has been employed with the organization since 2000, serving in various capacities within the residential program. Her promotion is part of a strategic realignment of Spaulding Academy & ...

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