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.
In an editorial published by the New York Times on Sept. 30, P.A.A.R.I. is featured as one of the eight steps that should be taken to combat opioid addiction.
GLOUCESTER — John Rosenthal, co-founder and chairman of the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.), and Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade are pleased to announce that Steve Lesnikoski — the first person to go through the Gloucester Angel Initiative — is P.A.A.R.I.’s new Care Advocate and
The Gloucester Police Department and P.A.A.R.I. have begun a new outreach effort by paying follow-up visits to victims of nonfatal overdoses.
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 […]