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Got 30 Minutes? Be A Lifesaver!


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Got 30 Minutes? Be a Lifesaver!
(... and be part of a Public Health Emergency Exercise!)

Arlington County and the City of Alexandria need you to volunteer to help test our ability to deliver medications to residents during a public health emergency. Please make plans to join us Saturday, November 8, 2008. Just walk into one of the five exercise sites between 9 a.m. and noon to pick up simulated medications for yourself, your family and any neighbors you would assist in the event of a real emergency.  Volunteering takes about 30 minutes.

For more information go to our website.

Arlington sites:

Click here to register for one of the two Arlington exercise sites.

Alexandria sites:

Click here to register for one of the three Alexandria exercise sites.

For more information:

Note: Volunteers are asked to walk, bike, take public transportation or use nearby street parking. For the most direct Metro route, call Metro at 202-637-7000 (TTY 202-638-3780), or visit www.wmata.com.

 

Special Request

Be lined up and ready for processing at 9 a.m.

This exercise lets us collect important data to evaluate the medication delivery model and identify strategies for improvement. 

  • In order to do that we need as many volunteers as possible to be lined up at 9 a.m. ready to be processed through the sites. 
  • This will allow us to serve you better at the time of an emergency. 

Register in Advance!

  • Registration for the exercise is not required but is encouraged. The process takes less than a minute.

Sponsored by Department Of Human Services (DHS), Arlington County.

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