New Hampshire has the second highest rate of opioid-related overdose deaths in the country. In 2016, New Hampshire experienced 437 opioid-related overdose deathsa rate of 35.8 deaths per 100,000 personsnearly 3 times higher than the national rate of 13.3 deaths per 100,000.
From 2013 through 2016, opioid-related deaths in New Hampshire tripled. This increase was mainly driven by the number of deaths related to synthetic opioids (predominately fentanyl), which according to the National Institute of Drug Abuse, increased more than tenfold during this time. Deaths attributed to opioid overdoses in New Hampshire in 2017 are recorded at 485.
Strafford County has the second highest rate of suspected drug use which resulted in overdose deaths per capita at 3.43 deaths per 10,000 population. The Triangle Club in Dover, NH has been holding addiction recovery meetings for 34 years. We hold 49 meetings each week, supporting 200-250 patrons each day and are open 365 days a year.
Our services are free. Our mission, as stated in our bylaws is "to provide a safe, chemical-free environment to promote spiritual growth in recovery.
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