New England Journal of Medicine has published a study of the Gloucester ANGEL Initiative, which highlights major successes of the program
GLOUCESTER — John Rosenthal, chairman of the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative is pleased to announce the formation of the P.A.A.R.I. Police Council, a group of working police chiefs and law enforcement leaders from around the country who will advise and guide the organization as it continues to grow and develop.
Berea Police Chief Joe Grecol and Olmsted Township Police Chief Matthew Vanyo are pleased to announce that they have partnered with the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.) to begin their addiction recovery program, Safe Passages, which will launch at the Cuyahoga County Rally Against Heroin next weekend.
Arlington Police Department responded to multiple heroin and drug overdoses last week, from Thursday to Sunday, where all three victims were revived. Two individuals were saved by the use of Narcan, the opioid reversal drug that has been widely distributed throughout town as part of a police-driven initiative.erick Ryan reports that the Arlington Police Department responded to multiple heroin and drug overdoses from Thursday to Sunday. All three victims were revived, including two victims saved by Narcan, one of whom who was brought back from the brink of death by a loved one who had been given a dose of Narcan through the Arlington Outreach Initiative.
P.A.A.R.I. will host a benefit concert, “Songs for the Angels,” featuring some of Cape Ann’s favorite musicians.
East Bridgewater Police Department and EB HOPE (Help Outreach Prevention Education) are pleased to announce that EB HOPE has released a documentary highlighting their drop-in center.