Morrow County Health District to provide Naloxone training to reverse opiate overdoses

Staff report

The Morrow County Health District is providing a Naloxone training seminar on March 21 from 5 – 6:30 p.m. at Community Services Building, Enterance B.

The class is designed for individuals with a family member addicted to heroin or prescription opiates or anyone in the community that comes in contact with individuals addicted to heroin or prescription opiates.

The training will focus on who is at risk for overdose, the signs of overdose, and how to administer the Nasal Naloxone.

All registered participants will leave with an over dose prevention kit.

This training is free and provided through a partnership with the Morrow County Health District.

Space is limited so individuals must register by March 20.

To register or for more information contact Maryhaven at 419-946-6734.

Staff report