Be Red Cross Ready & Hands-Only CPR

Emergencies such as homes fires are becoming more frequent and can be devastating to our loved ones, homes, and communities. Build confidence by learning simple steps you can take to help prepare and protect your family from general emergencies and home fires. This program, taking place on Thursday, May 19 from 6 – 7:30 pm at the Cuba Library, is designed to help people understand, prepare for, and respond appropriately to emergencies.

Did you know, most people that survive a cardiac emergency are helped by a bystander? More than 350,000 cardiac arrests occur outside a hospital each year. Learn how to deliver lifesaving CPR care without rescue breaths and be prepared. When you immediately provide Hands-Only CPR, you can increase the chance of survival.

Hosted by the American Red Cross, Be Red Cross Ready & Hands-Only CPR is a FREE preparedness education class taught by certified presenters. Patrons ages 13 & up are invited to sign up for this course. Please contact the Cuba Library with any questions or to register for the class.