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Overdose Prevention Training
May 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO IS AT RISK FOR A HEROIN/OPIOID OVERDOSE?
The Overdose Prevention Act provides an opportunity for those in a position to help and assist someone during an overdose by administering Naloxone. The law eliminates civil and criminal liability to anyone who administers Naloxone.
Free trainings and education on how to administer Naloxone to reverse a heroin/opioid overdose will be provided in Camden County. Participants who successfully complete the training will receive a free Naloxone kit.
All trainings will be provided by credentialed substance abuse counselors. The trainings are open to the public however, space may be limited. Pre-registration is required.
- Addiction education and treatment options
- Overdose prevention techniques
- Signs and symptoms of overdose
- Steps to take when an overdose occurs
- Rescue breathing
- How to administer naloxone, self-help, family support, and other important resource information
CAMDEN COUNTY COLLEGE
Taft Hall – Room 322
200 College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 08012
Registration is required
To register, contact Patty DiRenzo
at (856) 374-6137 or email Patty.Direnzo@CamdenCounty.com
New Jersey Department of Human Services, Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services.
Training provided by Urban Treatment Associates.
Supported by the Camden County Board of Freeholders Addiction Awareness Task Force.