** Please note that the deadline for online applications has been extended to May 15, 2020.** In June 2019, PAARI expanded our Recovery Corps program to a national scale through AmeriCorps VISTA. With success in its first year, PAARI is thrilled to continue on into a second year, and seeking law enforcement partners to serve […]
P.A.A.R.I. Announces the National Expansion of Recovery Corps Program 17 national service members to be based in police departments in 9 states to address opioid epidemic BOSTON — John Rosenthal, Co-founder and Chairman of the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.), and Executive Director Allie Hunter are pleased to announce the national expansion of […]
WESTBOROUGH — On Thursday, Jan. 31, Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade was on hand as the Massachusetts Environmental Police trained officers on how to recognize and respond to an opioid overdose. Officers took part in hands-on exercises, where they learned how to administer life-saving nasal NARCAN, which was donated […]
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.
P.A.A.R.I was honored with a national Excellence in AmeriCorps Award today.
The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I) will host a graduation ceremony for its first class of AmeriCorps members.