May 18th, 2014
Men Who Cook is a delicious feast prepared by local cooks to benefit Monadnock Family Services Monadnock Adult Care Center in Jaffrey
Our mission is to improve the quality of life of participants, families, and caregivers while supporting an individual’s efforts to remain independent. The Monadnock Adult Care Center offers structured care during the day to adults with physical, emotional, or social challenges.
Monadnock Substance Abuse Services provides a supportive, non-judgmental atmosphere in which persons addicted to alcohol and other substances can change their outlook, change their habits, and reclaim control of their lives and their future.
"I was suffering from depression, anxiety, and agoraphobia. Starting the In SHAPE program wasn’t easy for me, having to meet people at a certain time, go to a gym where there were a lot of other people, and discuss myself with a mentor. But my first mentor was a perfect match for me."
"Michael was assigned to Melanie Diehl as he coped with severe depression. For years he had lived with his mother who fell where they lived in 2009 and was hospitalized. When Melanie began working with Michael, he was paralyzed with fear that he’d never go back to living with his mother."