Learn to save a life at Red Cross open house

News Nov 22, 2006 Flamborough Review

November is CPR month, and the local branch of the Canadian Red Cross is hosting a special open house to introduce residents to its various programs.

On November 17, the Flamborough Red Cross will present various aspects of its mandate, including learning how to prevent injury and how to call for help when injury does occur and learning how to recognize and respond to life-threatening medical emergencies such as cardiac arrests, strokes, fractures and sprains, burns, choking or medical overdose.

Participation in Red Cross programs offer many benefits, including increased confidence in the event of an emergency, the ability to lead a safer independent lifestyle, decreased percentage of injuries common to seniors and providing the tools for people to save their lives, or that of a loved one.

The Flamborough Red Cross Open House takes place on Thursday, Nov. 17 from 1-3:30 p.m. at 279 Dundas St. East in Waterdown. There is no fee to participate, but registration is required.

For more information or to book a spot, call 905-689-0732.

Learn to save a life at Red Cross open house

News Nov 22, 2006 Flamborough Review

November is CPR month, and the local branch of the Canadian Red Cross is hosting a special open house to introduce residents to its various programs.

On November 17, the Flamborough Red Cross will present various aspects of its mandate, including learning how to prevent injury and how to call for help when injury does occur and learning how to recognize and respond to life-threatening medical emergencies such as cardiac arrests, strokes, fractures and sprains, burns, choking or medical overdose.

Participation in Red Cross programs offer many benefits, including increased confidence in the event of an emergency, the ability to lead a safer independent lifestyle, decreased percentage of injuries common to seniors and providing the tools for people to save their lives, or that of a loved one.

The Flamborough Red Cross Open House takes place on Thursday, Nov. 17 from 1-3:30 p.m. at 279 Dundas St. East in Waterdown. There is no fee to participate, but registration is required.

For more information or to book a spot, call 905-689-0732.

Learn to save a life at Red Cross open house

News Nov 22, 2006 Flamborough Review

November is CPR month, and the local branch of the Canadian Red Cross is hosting a special open house to introduce residents to its various programs.

On November 17, the Flamborough Red Cross will present various aspects of its mandate, including learning how to prevent injury and how to call for help when injury does occur and learning how to recognize and respond to life-threatening medical emergencies such as cardiac arrests, strokes, fractures and sprains, burns, choking or medical overdose.

Participation in Red Cross programs offer many benefits, including increased confidence in the event of an emergency, the ability to lead a safer independent lifestyle, decreased percentage of injuries common to seniors and providing the tools for people to save their lives, or that of a loved one.

The Flamborough Red Cross Open House takes place on Thursday, Nov. 17 from 1-3:30 p.m. at 279 Dundas St. East in Waterdown. There is no fee to participate, but registration is required.

For more information or to book a spot, call 905-689-0732.