Goffstown youth awarded youth chronic conditions awareness honor

CONCORD – A Goffstown youth was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Emily Pepino, of Goffstown, was nominated by School Nurse Jennifer Franz, RN for her spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions. She wrote in her nomination: Emily …

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Lancaster child honored as “champion child”

CONCORD – A Lancaster youth was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Hannah Smith, of Lancaster, was nominated by Joyce Bernier, Partners In Health coordinator for her spirit and resilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions.   She wrote in her nomination: …

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Meredith youth honored as champion child

CONCORD – A Meredith youth was recently honored as a “Champion Child/Outstanding Adolescent” at a state-wide event honoring young people who overcome serious, chronic health conditions. Ryen Blackey, of Meredith, was nominated by Partners In Health coordinator Mary Mirkin for his spirit andresilience and then selected by the State Council for Youths with Chronic Conditions. Mirkin wrote in her nomination, “Ryen is …

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West Canaan girl honored with “Champion Child” award from Council for Children with Chronic Conditions

CONCORD – An 8th grade girl from the Indian River School  –Amanda Shadowens   was recently honored as a “Champion Child” award winner by the state Council for Children with Chronic Conditions. Behind  Amanda’s smile is a tough resilient and daring young woman.  Despite facing various health challenges, she always seems willing to try new experiences and adapt to life’s …

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Garret Nichols

Garret is a delightful 3rd grader. He has the most wonderful personality and his smile lights up a room. Garret has the gift of empathy and is sensitive to those around him. Garret does his work in class and participates as much as he can in all activities.

Some of our Amazing Kids

Three children were recently feted by the Council for Children and Adolescents with Chronic Health Conditions

Each year the Council for Children and Adolescents with Chronic Health Conditions scans the state looking for amazing children. With the help of school officials, child advocates and the general public, several “Champion Among Children” are selected because they inspire us with their dogged resiliency, cheerful optimism and determination to live normal lives. Recently, three …

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