Trainings & Events

 

  •  Opioid Overdose Response Program

An overdose can happen to anyone.  Would you know what to do?  In this one hour class you will learn how to:

  1. identify various legal and illegal drugs, including heroin, fentanyl, oxycodone
  2. recognize the signs and symptoms of overdose
  3. perform rescue breathing
  4. give intra-nasal naloxone, a medication that reverses the effects of an overdose by restoring the person’s ability to breathe
  5. care for the individual until help arrives

The next training will be held on Monday, December 18th at 9:00 a.m. For more information and to register for  the training, contact shunt@howardcountymd.gov or call 410-313-6202.


  • NOT ALL WOUNDS ARE VISIBLE:  A COMMUNITY CONVERSATION ABOUT ADDICTION AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Wednesday, November 29th, 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. UMB Campus Center,
621 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201.  For information about locations where this event will be broadcast live or to register, please visit:
umms.org/communityhealth.  For a copy of the flier, please click here.