Opioid Overdose Prevention Classes (Brookhaven)

September 13, 2019

Hosting Org: Suffolk County Department of Health Services 

Date: September 13, 2019

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Middle Country Public Library, Centereach Building, 101 Eastwood Boulevard, Centereach, NY 11720

Event Link: Opioid Overdose Prevention Classes

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today announced that the County has scheduled an Opioid Overdose Prevention Class in each town during the month of September. The training, which meets New York State Department of Health requirements, will enable participants to recognize an opioid overdose, administer intranasal naloxone, better known as Narcan™, and take additional time-dependent steps while Emergency Medical Service teams are in transit. Participants will receive a certificate of completion and an emergency resuscitation kit that includes the intranasal Narcan™

Registration is required and space is limited. 

Contact

Suffolk County of Health Services
Division of Emergency Services
(631) 852-5080