Hannah Carpenter knows the heartache of losing a relative to an opioid overdose. Now, she wants to ensure other families don’t face the same pain.
Hope Not Handcuffs is an initiative of Michigan-based Families Against Narcotics, has partnered with Tri-County Community Partnership to create the organization’s first expansion outside of Michigan.
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.
The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I) is pleased to announce that it will hold its second annual National Law Enforcement Summit this December.
P.A.A.R.I was honored with a national Excellence in AmeriCorps Award today.