CAMP OLIVAS, CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, PAMPANGA- Police Regional Office 3 has launched on Monday (April 2) a progressive community-based recovery and wellness program for drug suspects who have voluntarily submitted themselves to authorities during Oplan Tokhang operations.
PCSUPT RHODEL SERMONIA, Director of the PNP Police Community Relations Group spearheaded the cascading of the PNP Recovery and Wellness Program among the different provincial/city directors and Chiefs of Police within Region 3.
The community-based recovery and wellness program can lessen anonymity and emphasized more on creating support networks for individuals who wants to recover from drug addiction.
“This program of the PNP is a clear manifestation that indeed we value and respect the lives of every individual as we help assist and facilitate the complete recovery of these drug dependents in order for them to rejoin and rebuild their lives in the community,” PRO3 Regional Director PCSUPT AMADOR V CORPUS said.
“We are working closely in partnership with the different Anti-Drug Abuse Councils (ADACs) down to the Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Councils (BADACs) since drug rehabilitation and treatment requires a holistic follow-on recovery program to prevent relapse,” PCSUPT CORPUS added.