Sam Durfee, MSW

Director of Public Health

Sam Durfee serves as the Director for the Capital Area Public Health Network. She provides overall cordination and support to the public health strategies and scopes of work delivered through the Regional Public Health Network.

Sam received her Master of Social Work degree in 2017 from the University of New Hampshire, and has been with Granite United Way since 2016.  Sam can be reached by email at samantha.durfee@graniteuw.org or by phone at (603)-224-2595, ext. 307. 

Vanessa Healy

Substance Use and Behavioral Health Coordinator

Vanessa Healy serves as the Substance Use and Behavioral Health Coordinator for Granite United Way. She acts as a liaison between agencies that provide services for substance use disorder in the community and NH 211, which is an initiative of Granite United Way. Vanessa also facilitates the Garrett Lee Smith Implementation Team in the Capital Area for youth suicide prevention. Her educational background includes an Associate of Arts in Paralegal Studies from Hesser College, and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Southern New Hampshire University. She has been with Granite United Way since 2019. Vanessa can be reached by email at vanessa.healy@graniteuw.org or by phone at (603) 224-2595 x310.