Investment will support 1,800 AmeriCorps members and Senior Corps volunteers in all 50 states WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the federal agency for volunteering and service, announced it has invested more than $14.9 million in opioid-related AmeriCorps and Senior Corps projects to address the current epidemic. The federal investment […]
Chief Peter Volkmann, of the Chatham Police Department in New York, was featured in an in-depth story on his department’s renewed approach to confronting the opioid crisis. To watch the series of videos via WMHT, click here. For part 2, click here.
Plymouth County Outreach to Receive National Community Policing Award PCO to be Honored by International Association of Chiefs of Police EAST BRIDGEWATER — East Bridgewater Police Chief Scott Allen and Plymouth Police Chief Michael Botieri are pleased to announce that they – along with the other 26 Plymouth County police chiefs, District Attorney Timothy Cruz and […]
Please click here to look through our slideshow commemorating the first year of the P.A.A.R.I AmeriCorps program.
We were so honored to celebrate the contributions and service of our 22 AmeriCorps members at last week’s graduation ceremony. These 22 dedicated individuals served 55 law enforcement agencies throughout Massachusetts and helped 4,245 unique individuals affected by substance use disorders. We are so proud of all their efforts and excited to see the amazing […]
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 […]