Perinatal Substance Exposure Task Force of the Governor’s Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention, Treatment and Recovery

The mission of the Perinatal Substance Exposure Task Force is to identify, clarify, and inform the Governor’s Commission on Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery about issues related to perinatal substance exposure: including ways to lessen barriers pregnant women face when seeking quality healthcare; aligning state policy and activities with best medical practices for pregnant and newly parenting women and their children; and increasing public awareness about the dangers of exposure to prescription and illicit drugs, alcohol and other substances during pregnancy.

Meeting Date & Time: Meets quarterly from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm (September 28th & December 28th)
Meeting Location: Meets at Community Health Institute, 501 South Street, 2nd Fl., Bow, NH
Task Force Chairs: Monica Edgar (medgar@crhc.org) / Tricia Tilley (patricia.tilley@dhhs.nh.gov)
Members: Perinatal Substance Exposure Task Force Members List


Meeting Materials

2015
January 14 – Provider Forum
January 28 – Agenda & Minutes
February – *No meeting held
March 25 – Agenda & Minutes
April – *No meeting held
May – *No meeting held
June – *No meeting held
July 22 – Agenda & Minutes
September 23 – Agenda & Minutes
December 16 – Agenda & Minutes

2016
January – *No meeting held
February – *No meeting held
March 24 – Agenda & Minutes
April – *No meeting held
May – *No meeting held
June 22 – Agenda & Minutes
September 28 – Agenda & Minutes

2017
February 22 – Agenda & Minutes
March 22 – State Plan Work Session

 

*Task Force members were active in workgroups and post-forum activities during these times.