In 2017 New Hampshire became the 28th Pyramid Model State.  With funding support from the Endowment for Health , a State Leadership Team (SLT) was established with NH leaders from public and private organizations concerned with the social-emotional development of young children and their families.  The SLT has worked closely with the Pyramid Model Consortium to develop a comprehensive strategic plan for statewide implementation of the Pyramid Model and complete the exploration/planning stage for each of the Pyramid Model key structures (state leadership team or SLT; a master cadre of training and TA professionals; behavior specialists; implementation programs and communities; and data and evaluation systems).

The Pyramid Model SLT Pyramid Model SL established the following vision and mission statements to guide it’s work:

Vision Statement:  All New Hampshire families, early childhood programs and communities have the capacity to support the social emotional wellbeing of infants and young children.

Mission StatementThe New Hampshire Pyramid Model State Leadership Team will lead the development of a sustainable, complementary state and local infrastructure for the implementation of the Pyramid Model framework.