County Offers Training on Administering Naloxone to Reverse Opioid Overdose

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Residents concerned about a friend or family member with an opioid addiction can register to attend the training to learn about reducing unintentional and life-threatening opioid overdoses.

The two-hour training will be offered:

  • Wednesday, Nov. 14, 1 to 3 p.m.
    Damascus Community Recreation Center, 25520 Oak Drive, Damascus
  • Tuesday, Nov. 27, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    St. Rose of Lima Parish, 11701 Clopper Road, Duggan Room, Gaithersburg

Participants who complete the training will receive a free Naloxone kit.

Tips on overdose prevention and resources detailing local and national resources will be provided.

The training is free, but registration is required.  Register by email at or call 240-777-1836.


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