Drug Overdose Awareness

When:
January 24, 2018 @ 9:30 am – 1:00 pm UTC Timezone
2018-01-24T09:30:00+00:00
2018-01-24T13:00:00+00:00
Where:
Town House, Kirkcaldy
Town House
2 Wemyssfield, Kirkcaldy KY1 1XW
UK
Cost:
Free
Contact:
John Martin and Rebecca Shovlin, Fife Alcohol and Drug Partnership

Aim:

To raise awareness of drug overdose prevalence, risk factors, symptoms and effective intervention.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this course participants will have:

  • Increased knowledge of drug overdose prevalence, risk factors, symptoms and effective intervention.
  • Information on agencies in Fife for alcohol and drug support, including the provision of Naloxone.
  • Information on how to respond to individuals affected by, or at risk of, overdose.

Who should attend?

Anyone who would like to gain a basic awareness of issues surrounding overdose. This course is particularly aimed at those who work with the public and may come into contact with individuals who may be at risk of overdose.

Apply for a place online.