Vicky Butler began her mission to fight Substance Use Disorder as a volunteer Recovery Coach conducting follow up home visits in June of 2017. In February of 2018 she transitioned into an AmeriCorps position with the Police Assisted Addiction Recovery Initiative (PAARI) working directly with Plymouth County Outreach (PCO) as a Program Coordinator.
In February of 2019 she was promoted to Operations Supervisor, overseeing the day to day operations of the program. In September of 2019 Vicky was promoted to Project Coordinator for Plymouth County Outreach where she liaisons with PCO’s 27 municipal police departments and Chiefs, one state university, and all of its medical and other community partners. Vicky sits on the Drug Endangered Children Sub-Committee through the Plymouth County District Attorney’s Office and is also a part of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Law Enforcement Opioid Initiative Advisory Group.
Vicky is a certified trainer for the Recovery Coach Academy through the Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) as well as a Recovery Coach Supervisor trained through The Massachusetts Bureau of Substance Abuse Services.