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Healthy Acadia – Opioid Overdose Reversal, Naloxone Administration Training

February 28 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM EST

Healthy Acadia, in partnership with Health Equity Alliance, and Deer Isle Stonington Adult Education, and will offer a free Naloxone Overdose Reversal Training on Thursday, February 28, 2019, from 6:00pm to 7:00pm, at the 251 North Deer Isle Rd, Deer Isle.

Participants will learn how to identify and respond to an opioid overdose and how to administer the medication, Naloxone, which temporarily reverses an opioid overdose. Attendees will also gain new tools and learn about community resources available to assist people in all stages of addiction and recovery. Free take home naloxone kits will be available to participants upon completion of the session.

This training is recommended for those who are likely to experience or witness an opioid overdose, including those who work or live with people at risk of overdosing.

The class is limited to 30 participants, an​d advance registration is recommended. Register at www.deerisle.coursestorm.com​ and search “Naloxone Overdose Reversal Training” or call (207)348-6443.

This training is supported by grant number ​H1URH31442 ​from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Rural Health Opioid Program HRSA-17-022. T​he contents are those of the facilitator(s) and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement, by HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.

Details

Date:
February 28
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Organizer Info

Healthy Acadia
Phone:
(207) 667-7171
Email:
info@healthyacadia.org
Website:
https://outinmaine.com/directory-listing/healthy-acadia/

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County
Hancock

Location

Island Adult and Community Education
251 North Deer Isle Road
Deer Island, ME 04627 United States
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