HUNTINGTON COMMUNITY FIRST AID SQUAD HOSTS OPEN HOUSE-FREE NARCAN TRAINING OFFERED

The Huntington Community First Aid Squad (HCFAS) will conduct an Open House Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 11 AM to 3 PM.  As a service to the community HCFAS is hosting an Opioid Overdose Training Program sponsored by Legislator William R. Spencer MD and the Suffolk County Department of Health Services. The training will be held from 12 PM to 1 PM. The presentation will be given by Dr. Gregson Pigott, EMS Medical Director and Clinical Director of the Opioid Overdose Prevention Program. Participants will be able to recognize and prevent a fatal overdose and upon completion will receive a free emergency resuscitation kit that includes narcan. Seating is limited and pre-registration is required. To register call Legislator Spencer’s office at 631-854-4500.

HCFAS members will be conducting building and ambulance tours, teaching Hands Only CPR, providing blood pressure screenings, and membership information for HCFAS and Youth Squad.

Pictured L-R, Richard Stone, Sharyn Cullen-Kutcher, Richard Rudolph, Anthony Cambareri and Robert Biersack

A Suffolk County PD K-9 Unit will be on hand as well as information from AAA Traffic Safety on How to keep Your Child Safe in the Car.

Visitors are asked to park in the commuter parking adjacent to the HCFAS headquarters building.

For further information call 631-942-4633


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