Save the Date: April 23, 2016

For more information, contact Saki Indakwa at 281-977-3814 or

WHO: Harris County Emergency Corps
WHAT: Free CPR and First Aid course for the community
WHEN: April 23, 2016 * 9 am – 1 pm
WHERE: Harris County Emergency Corps, 2800 Bender Rd, Houston, TX 77032
WHY: Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in the United States and Canada, with nearly four out of five cases occurring outside a hospital. Bystanders–whether in a public place such as restaurant or shopping mall, or in a workplace–play an in important role in improving the chances of survival. In cardiac arrest, every minute counts.

REGISTER: Registration is free.

Statistics show that the earlier CPR is initiated, the greater the chance of survival. The American Heart Association estimates that 100,000 to 200,000 lives of adults and children could be saved each year if CPR was performed early enough.