2019 Washington County Volunteer Expo
Did you know April is National Volunteer Month? The Community Foundation, United Way of Washington County, MD, Court Appointed Special Advocates, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Washington County and Meritus Health are hosting the Washington County Volunteer Expo at Robinwood Professional Center on Wednesday, April 10th from 3pm-7pm. The Volunteer Expo is a free event for everyone in our community. Fifty-two nonprofit and volunteer-based agencies will be on hand to share with you what they do and how you can help!
4:00 – 4:45: De-Escalation of the Agitated Person, Norma Bollinger; MSN, RN, Clinical Facilitator for Nurse Residency Program and Lead Clinical Educator for Violence Program5:00 – 5:45: Adverse Childhood Experiences, Kathy Powderly; executive director, HARC & Master Trainer, ACE Interface & Ligia Teodorovici; LCSW-C, Child Welfare Supervisor, Department of Social Services, Master Presenter, ACE Interface6:00-7:00: Take Safety Home Initiative, Kari Farrow; Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse Prevention Coordinator, Division of Behavioral Health (attendees will receive 1 dose of intra-nasal naloxone, an overdose prevention kit and other supplies in the event of an overdose)