Plymouth County Outreach is a multi-faceted collaboration of the 27 municipal police departments in Plymouth County, as well as the Bridgewater State University Police Department, working together to make treatment more accessible for individuals living with substance use disorder and their families.
In the year 2021, PCO Recovery Coaches attempted 2,558 follow-up visits.
In the year 2021, PCO Recovery Coaches and Outreach officers distributed 446 boxes of Narcan, 80 homeless improvement kits, and 197 Harm Reduction kits.
At risk-referrals (people actively seeking assistance) increased 99% from 2017-2018, an additional 10% from 2019-2020, and more than doubled in 2021.
PCO partners with District Attorney Timothy Cruz & Plymouth County Sheriff Joseph McDonald
PCO actively partners with drop-in centers and other organizations to increase impact
PCO Publishes Monthly Newsletters to inform & educate people
Our Incredible Team
Plymouth County Outreach is fortunate to have a wonderful team of four full-time, two part-time, and four per-diem Recovery Coaches, as well as two Family Support Specialists and One Peer Grief Support Specialist.
What the Community Has to Say
Great resource group to battle the addiction crisis. Thank you for helping those in need.
Robin D.Facebook Review
Plymouth County Outreach is such an outstanding example of the power of community collaboration and meeting individuals where they're at.
Plymouth County Outreach is an amazing group of people coming together for one cause, helping those affected by Substance Abuse Disorder.
Shannon DeMilleClean Slate
So grateful that Police Departments all across Plymouth County are acting in a compassionate cohesive manner to bring help to those suffering with Substance Use Disorder as well as the family. It's Community Policing at its finest!
Susan SilvaPCO HOPE
Super resourceful, extremely dedicated and positive and just really down to earth…You've helped better my life more than you know!! I'm truly blessed!!
Talk about making a difference... This program has helped so many struggling with substances access treatment resources. They support families as well.. Thank you!