LGBTQ+ First Responder Panel

Friday, May 24

12:30 p.m. EST/9:30 a.m. PST via Zoom

Learn more about the experiences and terminology of first responders that are also part of the LGBTQ+ community. Greg Miraglia, educator, author, former deputy police chief, and founder of Out to Protect, will moderate a panel of first responders from across the country.

event bannerTaking Control of Our Digital Wellbeing

Wednesday, June 5

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. EST via Zoom

Learn to gain awareness of your virtual presence and create sustainable habits that support your values and safety in the digital world. Presenter: Christa Newtz, MS, RN, Clinical Instructor of Practice at OSU.

 

Summer Skin Safety and Wellness

Wednesday, June 12

11 a.m.-12 p.m. via Zoom

Your skin is your largest organ. Taking care of it all year long is important, but is especially essential when spending extended time outside in the hot sun during summer. Learn  why your skin is an essential part of your wellness and how to take care of all skin tones this summer. Presenter: Alicia Fields, DNP, FNP-C, University of Kentucky College of Medicine student with an interest in Dermatology

When Is It Too Much? Substance Misuse in First Responders

Wednesday, June 26

11 a.m.-12 p.m. EST via Zoom

The everyday job of being a first responder can often lead to negative coping mechanisms, including problematic substance use. Learn about warning signs for abuse, symptoms to look for if abuse is suspected and when abuse crosses over into addiction. You will also be provided with an overview of how to help if substance abuse or addiction is suspected.

Nutrition on the Frontlines

Tuesday, July 9

6 p.m., Boone County Extension Demo Kitchen

Sometimes you don't have time to make a healthy meal for work, and even worse, you don't have access to a fridge or microwave. Learn some tips and tricks for making nutritious meals that you can take on the go that don't require heat or refrigeration. Sample these recipes for yourself in the beautiful Boone County Extension Demo Kitchen. Perfect for first responders, healthcare workers, and anyone with a busy schedule!


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