A new in-depth feature in Yankee Magazine delves into how the national opioid crisis is having an especially acute effect on New England, and explores the work being done by P.A.A.R.I, the Gloucester Police Department and others to curtail the epidemic. The story looks beyond the numbers, focusing on the people on the front lines […]
The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I) will host a graduation ceremony for its first class of AmeriCorps members.
P.A.A.R.I Co-Founder and Co-Chairman John Rosenthal was among the leaders in the fight against the opioid crisis to join Gov. Charlie Baker and legislative leaders for the signing of major legislation on Tuesday. “It was an honor to join so many people in the commonwealth who are committed to overcoming the opioid crisis together through sustained […]
P.A.A.R.I has been selected for a $100,000 grant from the Cummings Foundation to work with the Woburn, Wilmington, and Burlington Police Departments to create a regional effort to address the opioid epidemic.
P.A.A.R.I. will honor the first class of AmeriCorps members to serve in the groundbreaking program that allowed them to serve as resources for police departments supporting recovery initiatives in their communities.
Each month, our team of PAARI AmeriCorps Member share a short write up of the month’s activities. We’re pleased to share Tyshaun Perryman’s June 2018.