Date: June 23, 2022

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State of NH to Hold 4th Information Session on Proposed Forensic Psychiatric Hospital on June 30th

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Department of Administrative Services (DAS) and New Hampshire Hospital officials will hold the fourth information session on Thursday, June 30th to update neighbors and the general public on the plan to build a secure forensic hospital adjacent to New Hampshire Hospital. The session will begin at 6:00 pm.

The new 24-bed forensic psychiatric hospital to be constructed adjacent to New Hampshire Hospital will create a setting for skilled psychiatric treatment in a safe, secure, and therapeutic environment for forensic patients. The information session will feature updates on the design for the new facility. 

The virtual meeting will be held on Thursday, June 30, beginning at 6:00 pm. The meeting will be held on Zoom and can be accessed at Forensic Psychiatric Hospital Virtual Public Meeting. Members of the public will be invited to submit questions and comments during the meeting.

For more information on the proposed forensic hospital, please visit https://www.dhhs.nh.gov/about-dhhs/locations-facilities/new-hampshire-hospital/proposed-forensic-hospital-information.