Providence offers substance addiction referrals at fire stations

AT THE PODIUM, Mayor Jorge Elorza helps announce the launch of 12 'safe stations' for addiction referral in Providence fire stations. To his left, Providence Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare. / COURTESY OFFICE OF THE MAYOR OF PROVIDENCE
AT THE PODIUM, Mayor Jorge Elorza helps announce the launch of 12 'safe stations' for addiction referral in Providence fire stations. To his left, Providence Public Safety Commissioner, Steven M. Pare. / COURTESY OFFICE OF THE MAYOR OF PROVIDENCE
PROVIDENCE —  The city of Providence will establish 12 fire stations as 24/7 centers providing referrals for treatment and support for substance based addiction on Jan. 2, 2018 as part of the PVD Safe Stations program. Services at the stations will be offered to anyone seeking recovery, regardless of their home town, by The Providence…

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