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Mangano To Host Free Narcan Training Seminars For Families

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Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced four free public Narcan training seminars where residents can learn how to administer a lifesaving antidote which ...

Nassau County, NY - February 28, 2014 - In the continued war on prescription drug abuse and the heroin epidemic, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced four free public Narcan training seminars where residents can learn how to administer a lifesaving antidote which can reverse the fatal effects of an Opioid overdose. Narcan is simply administered through a nasal spray, by those who complete the 90-minute training. Trainees who are over the age of 18 will receive a free nasal Narcan kit.

County Executive Mangano stated, “My administration continues to dedicate itself to education, awareness and enforcement programs, including our free Narcan training program which is saving lives and keeping families whole.”

To attend one of the free Narcan training seminars or to obtain additional information, please contact Eden Laikin at 516-571-6105 or by emailing elaikin@nassaucountyny.gov.

Narcan Training SEMINARS

Offered from 7pm - 9pm

Monday, March 10th - St. Joseph’s Hospital, 4295 Hempstead Turnpike, Bethpage

Tuesday, March 20th - Long Beach Public Library, 111 W Park Ave, Long Beach

Monday, March 24th - Brookside School Auditorium, 1260 Meadowbrook Road, N. Merrick

Wednesday, April 2nd - East Rockaway HS, 443 Ocean Avenue, East Rockaway

 

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