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Posted on: February 3, 2017

Saving Lives in Hampshire County: Free Trainings on Preventing Opioid Overdoses

Saving Lives

Join us for one of two free trainings in Amherst. Sessions are on February 6th and March 1st.

Topics covered:

  • What is an opioid overdose?
  • Recognizing and responding to an overdose
  • How to administer Nasal Narcan to reverse an opioid overdose


Residents from all communities are welcome to attend! Please RSVP to Cherry Sullivan at (413) 587–1219 or csullivan@northamptonma.gov.


February 6th, 6:00pm 

Bangs Community Center

70 Boltwood Walk

 

March 1st, 9:00am 

Unitarian Universalist Meetinghouse

121 North Pleasant Street

 

Other Upcoming Training Events:

  • Huntington: February 15, 3:00pm, Hilltown Community Center, 9 Russell Road, Huntington
  • Easthampton: February 14, 3:00pm, Easthampton School Dept. 50 Payson Ave, Easthampton
  • South Hadley: February 9, 5:00pm, South Hadley Town Hall, 116 Main St. #109, South Hadley
  • Event details for Northampton, Florence, Granby, Belchertown, and Ware to be released soon.

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