Government

Goffstown women’s prison launches braille transcription job skills program

Thursday, March 30, 2017 Carol Robidoux 0

The New Hampshire Department of Corrections and the New Hampshire Department of Education jointly announced that a Braille Transcription program began at the New Hampshire Correctional Facility for Women in Goffstown. The women incarcerated at that facility are transcribing textbooks to braille as part of a New Hampshire Correctional Industries job skills development program. READ MORE

Government

Sununu ousts DCYF director after learning she quickly closed 1,520 suspected child abuse cases over 2-day period

Monday, March 13, 2017 Carol Robidoux 0

Effective today, Department of Health and Human Services, Human Services Division Director Maureen Ryan has been appointed Interim Director of the Division of Children Youth and Families after Director Lorraine Bartlett was placed on administrative leave. Ryan will oversee the operation of DCYF until a new permanent director is appointed. A national search is currently underway to recruit for that position. READ MORE