P.A.A.R.I. will be featured on an upcoming NBC Boston special on the state of addiction. Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade, Steve Lesnikoski, East Bridgewater Police Chief Scott Allen and Plymouth Police Chief Michael Botieri, along with several other partners, especially in the Plymouth County area will be featured. The story airs tonight at 7:30 on […]
PAARI partners, the Arlington, Plymouth and East Bridgewater Police Depts., featured in the Police Executive Research Forum’s report on the opioid epidemic.
Law enforcement officials like us are on the front lines of the opioid epidemic. That is why we had hoped that the President would invoke the federal public health emergency law as his Commission on the opioid crisis recommended. Declaring a formal public health emergency is much more than a symbolic recognition of reality. It […]
P.A.A.R.I. John Rosenthal, Co-founder & Chairman 186 Main Street Gloucester, MA 01930 Chatham Police Department Peter Volkmann, Chief of Police 77 Main Street Chatham, NY 12037 For Immediate Release Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Media Contact: John Guilfoil Phone: 617-993-0003 Email: email@example.com Chatham, New York Police Department Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of P.A.A.R.I. Addiction Recovery Initiative CHATHAM, […]
P.A.A.R.I. is pleased to announce the start of an exciting two-year project funded by a grant from the Evelyn Lilly Lutz Foundation.
Overview: In June 2015, after a series of overdose deaths, the Gloucester Police Department launched the Angel Initiative, which promised that anyone voluntarily walking into the police station to request help would be immediately helped, not arrested, regardless of their city of residence and their insurance status. The Police Assisted Addiction & Recovery Initiative (PAARI) […]