Shawnee Regional Prevention and Recovery Services (PARS) is a not-for-profit organization that is committed to helping make our community a place where people of all ages are safe, connected with others and free from the effects of substance abuse. PARS provides assistance and support to individuals, families, schools, businesses and the community. It is divided into two programs, The Prevention Services Department, which houses the Regional Prevention Center and Evaluation Services programs, and Safe Streets.

Services of the Prevention Services Department include:

  • Alcohol, tobacco and other drug information
  • Technical assistance to schools and communities
  • Information resources
  • Consultations on prevention and intervention activities
  • Trainings/workshops
  • Alcohol and Drug Evaluations for youth and adults
  • Case Management Services
  • Problem Gambling Assessment and Counseling
  • Evidence-based prevention curriculum for youth

Services of Safe Streets include:

  • Neighborhood Watch
  • National Night Out
  • Retailer's Association (Business Crime Prevention)
  • Safe Streets Coalition
  • National Night Out
  • Crime Prevention and Education Presentations and Trainings



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