I am pleased to invite you to join Chilmark Fire Department and the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.) for a NARCAN training and discussion about what first responders, public safety agencies, and town staff can do in response to the mounting opioid epidemic.
GLOUCESTER — Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I) Co-Founder and Chairman John Rosenthal and Executive Director Allie Hunter McDade are pleased to announce that P.A.A.R.I. has partnered with the City of Gloucester to place 4 mg doses of Narcan in public buildings.
In an article titled, “State’s fishing fleet confronts an opioid problem,” the Boston Globe highlights the Gloucester fishing industry’s push to be better equipped to handle the nation’s opioid epidemic.
EAST BRIDGEWATER– Police Chief John Cowan reports that the first meeting of the EB HOPE Substance Abuse Outreach and Intervention Program was a success.