(Manchester, NH) - A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Tuesday for the first facility in New Hampshire dedicated to treating 12 to 18 year old youths for substance abuse.

Courtesy: NH DHHS

The facility is a joint venture between the  New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (NH DHHS) and Granite Pathways, which will operate the 36-bed  Substance Abuse Disorder (SUD) facility.

The new SUD facility is scheduled to open in early November.