The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.) and Gloucester ANGEL Initiative were recently featured in Boston Metro after the program was recently reviewed by the New England Journal of Medicine. The study, spearheaded by researchers from Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Public Health, concluded that police-led placement programs greatly outweighed other methods of addiction treatment and placement.
John Rosenthal, chairman of the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.), and P.A.A.R.I. Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade announce that P.A.A.R.I. has released its First Annual Report, which provides a statement of activities and the nonprofit’s current financial situ
P.A.A.R.I. John Rosenthal, Co-founder & Chairman One Bridge St., Suite #300 Newton, MA 02458 For Immediate Release Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 Contact: John Guilfoil Phone: 617-993-0003 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org U.S. Surgeon General Calls for Change in Way Public Views Addiction GLOUCESTER — John Rosenthal, chairman of the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.) is pleased […]
P.A.A.R.I. is pleased to share a recent success story from one of our law enforcement partners in Scarborough, Maine. In October 2015, Erica Maxim walked into the Scarborough Police Department seeking help after five years of using heroin and was put into a treatment program. One year later, she is sober and has not used […]
JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. – Mayor Bill Dieruf and Police Chief Ken Hatmaker are pleased to announce that the Jeffersontown Police Department has partnered with four local treatment facilities as part of the Jeffersontown ANGEL Program to offer recovery services to program participants.
The following letter was sent to the United States Congress Conference Committee: July 5, 2016 Dear Senators and Congresspersons, The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative is a network of over 140 police departments and 300 treatment centers. Our mission is to promote treatment, reduce stigma and aid in the opioid epidemic rather than to simply […]