QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer – three simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide. As a QPR-trained Gatekeeper, you’ll learn to recognize the warning signs of suicide, how to offer hope, and how to refer someone to resources in the community to help save a life. QPR nis a nationally recognized, evidence-based training that grants participants certification considered active for three years.
Attendees will receive a FREE Naloxone kit with two 4-ML doses of Naloxone.
Topics that will be discussed: Overdose prevention strategies, a brief history of opioid waves, local resources and support, signs and symptoms of an overdose, how to administer Naloxone, current protective legislation.
These sessions are FREE to the public and will be held in the A. B. Ceder Room beginning at 6:00 p.m.