CPR offered today
On Thursday, May 18, at Delaware Technical and Community College,
Georgetown, Sussex County EMS in cooperation with Delaware Technical
Community College, the American Heart Association, Shore Emergency
Educators, and Nanticoke Memorial Hospital will be offering free CPR.
An important difference in the overall outcomes of victims who suffer
from cardiac arrest is whether or not someone performs bystander CPR
prior to arrival of EMS. This free instruction will be held in the
Carter Partnership Building from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and from 5 to 9 p.m.
Anyone with questions can call the Sussex County EMS Paramedic Office
Families conference May 19
The 18th Annual Families in Crisis Conference will be held on May
19, 8 a.m.-3:45 p.m., at Delaware Tech in Georgetown. Presentations,
workshops, exhibits and networking to help improve the quality of
social service delivery on Delmarva. Call 854-6966 to register.
For Life May 19-20
The American Cancer Society invites everyone to get involved in the
fight against cancer. The Society needs volunteers for its signature
event, Relay For Life, May 19-20 at West Seaford Elementary School.
Volunteers are asked to form teams for the Relay For Life. A unique
community-based, overnight event, Relay For Life honors cancer survivors
and remembers those who have lost their battle against the disease.
All proceeds from Relay For Life benefit the American Cancer Society's
programs of research, patient services, prevention, advocacy, and
To form a Relay For Life team, contact the American Cancer Society
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