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PDX’s Much-Beloved STREET MEDIC TRAINING is coming to Eugene! 1/30-2/1

Fri,1/30 (5-9pm), Sat/Sun 2/1(9-6 pm)

In this 20-hr training, a Portland-based street medic & health collective (until recently called Portland Street Medix) will present a crash course on first aid, emergency care, and caring for our friends & comrades at actions, marches, rallies, and other mobilizations.
In this 20-hr training, a Portland-based street medic & health collective (until recently called Portland Street Medix) will present a crash course on first aid, emergency care, and caring for our friends & comrades at actions, marches, rallies, and other mobilizations. Specifically, we will cover:
• Preparedness
• Basic Assessment
• Recognizing Signs & Symptoms of common injuries/illnesses
• Identifying Red Flags for Evacuation
• Low-Risk Treatments
• Emergency Care & Activating EMS
• Police Violence / Weapons
• Special Concerns as Street Medics
• Functioning within support infrastructure
• Introduction to Basic Herbalism & Aftercare
• and more...


For more information or to register, please email  duendedespertante@riseup.net . We will cap at 16 participants, so sign up quickly. There is a small registration fee, but every effort will be made to make the training accessible—including Safer Space, negotiable fee, alter-able access. If you are interested in being involved/attending, you may also call 503-784-1113

*This will not confer any official certification, but should be of interest for anyone seeking an important support role in activist and community work—and creating communities of care.