Acadia Healthcare (Franklin, Tenn.), a nationwide provider of behavioral health care, and SolutionHealth (Bedford, N.H.), the parent organization of the Elliot Health (Manchester, N.H.) and Southern New Hampshire Health (Nashua, N.H.), are planning a new behavioral health hospital in south central New Hampshire, according to the website

The 144-bed hospital will comprise four adult psychiatric care units, each with 24 beds; a 24-bed child and adolescent care unit; geriatric behavioral health unit; as well as a courtyard and therapeutic outdoor space.

Services will include mood disorders, trauma, thought disorders, and dual diagnoses that include substance misuse. Partial hospital programs and intensive outpatient services will be offered onsite.

The $60 million project is slated to open in 2025.