Government

Inside Safe Station: The most difficult part is walking through the door

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 Winter Trabex 0
They are also ready, at any time of day or night as long as the fire station is open, for people to come in and sit on the chairs. If they do, such people will have visited Safe Station, a much talked about yet little understood service that the fire department provides. The most difficult part of Safe Station is walking through the door, which requires participants to admit they might have a problem. READ MORE
Opinion

Field of Dreams: The time has come to end the experiment called Safe Station 7.0

Saturday, August 31, 2019 Michael Porter 0
Today we have our city services overburdened with people from outside the city. Today we have a serious quality of life issue in Manchester, especially the downtown area. We have business owners who are at their wit’s end trying to deal with homeless people camping out in front of their restaurants and shops. We have a local park overrun with addicts and homeless while children are participating in band camp nearby. We have needles on the streets and in our parks. READ MORE
Granite Solutions

People still look to Safe Station

Monday, June 10, 2019 Rick Green 0
More people from the Lakes Region who need help with a substance abuse disorder go to a fire station-based program in Manchester than seek help at the local hub for a vaunted new statewide system costing millions of dollars. READ MORE