National CPR and AED Awareness Week
Did you know it's National CPR and AED Awareness Week?
In honor of that, there are a few events happening in Monrovia and Pasadena. see below for a schedule of some events happening this week!
Pasadena Fire Department Disaster Advisory Council Neighborhood Emergency Volunteer Program Presents “MYN” Map Your Neighborhood Workshop”
Learn the “9 Steps to Take Immediately Following a Disaster” to secure your
home and to protect your neighborhood. It is hard to think clearly after a disaster
and these steps will help you to quickly and safely take action that can minimize
damage and save lives. In a disaster your most immediate sources of help are the
neighbors living around you…Neighbor helping Neighbor!
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Pasadena Boy’s and Girl’s Club
3230 E. Del Mar Blvd., Pasadena 91107
Class size is limited. Please register by Email to: email@example.com
Pasadena Fire Department and Huntington Memorial Hospital personnel will teach Hands-Only CPR.
This service is free to the public and will be held in the courtyard
Thursday, June 4, 2015 from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Paseo Colorado 280 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91101.
CPR instructors will be on hand to demonstrate the basics and proper techniques of Hands-Only CPR. Participants will have the opportunity to practice on mannequins. The training will not result in CPR certification, but information on how you can get certified will be available.
Put very simply: The life you save with CPR is mostly likely to be someone you love.
By using Hands-Only CPR, bystanders can still act to improve the odds of survival, whether they are trained in conventional CPR or not.
For further information please contact Lisa Derderian at 626-744-7276