Calendar

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Mar
21
Thu
Adolescent Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Adolescent Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (A-SBIRT) is a comprehensive, evidence-based public health practice for early intervention. A-SBIRT

identifies, reduces, and prevents problematic substance use in adolescents at risk or with current substance use disorders. In this half-day course, you will learn how to identify problematic substance use that increases risks for physical and emotional health problems, disease, injuries, poor job performance, and family and social problems and help to decrease its impact.

To register, click here.

Mar
28
Thu
Naloxone Training Southington @ Southington Police Department
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Learn about addiction and how to administer the opioid reversal drug Naloxone (known as Narcan).  All participants will leave with a Naloxone kit.

Pre-registration required.

Call 860-276-6272 or email albanesem@southington.org.

Southington Naloxone Training @ Southington Police Department
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mar
30
Sat
TAXATHON – Waterbury @ Silas Bronson Library
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Walk-ins welcome – appointments encouraged, just dial 2-1-1* to schedule.

All other Saturday’s by appointment only, dial 2-1-1*

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who make $55,000 or less who need assistance in preparing their tax returns. IRS certified volunteers provide free basic income tax return preparation with electronic filing of  Federal and State returns.  (more info)

Apr
4
Thu
NARCAN TRAINING @ Rockville Public Library
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Learn how to prevent an overdose with Narcan at our free training!

This training will cover:

  • Overdose prevention strategies
  • Signs and symptoms of an overdose
  • How to administer Narcan/Naloxone
  • Overdose prevention legal rights
  • Support information and resources

FREE TO THE PUBLIC!

There are a limited number of Narcan kits available.

Priority will be given to those who register in advance.

To register or get more information, contact Holly at hhansen@thevillage.org.

Narcan Training Madison @ Madison Senior Center
Apr 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Training includes:

  • Overdose Prevention Strategies
  • Signs and Symptoms of Overdose
  • How to administer Naloxne
  • Good Samaritan Law
  • Support Information and Resources

Registration is required.  Phone 203-245-5645 or email bardenc@madisonct.org.

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