Massapequa Elks Invite Families And Concerned Community Members for Drug Awareness Seminar and Narcan Training
Our Drug Awareness Committee held a seminar on the Dangers of Vaping, Opioid Abuse and Overdose prevention along with Narcan training. Margaret Motis, Massapequa’s Lodge Drug Awareness Chair and her co chairman Steve Monty brought in guest speakers from St Joseph’s Hospital, Nassau County District Attorney office, and Yes Community Council for this informative presentation. Every family received Narcan training and a free kit. There were over 68 people in attendance ranging from ages 15 years old thru adult. South East District Deputy John Nuzzi and Past District Deputy Frank Hunt came to the seminar in support of the program. The Drug Awareness Committee Nancy Parente, Julie Argueta, Margaret Keogh, Nancy Black, Edgar Shepherd, Annmarie Brown, Dean Brown, Dan McCann, Joann McCann, Lisa Donohue, Eileen Sabella and Danny Rendina greeted members of our community and handed out goody bags with cookies and drug awareness material. Refreshments and bottled water were served and donated by its members.