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The First Responders, The Story of Freedom House Ambulance Service

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Date October 28, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location Norwin Public Library
100 Caruthers Lane
Irwin, PA 15642 United States

Founded in 1967, Freedom House Ambulance Service was the first emergency medical service in the United States to be staffed by paramedics with medical training beyond basic first aid. Dr. Peter Safar, from the University of Pittsburgh, worked with Freedom House Enterprises to train African American men and women from the Hill District as paramedics to deliver emergency medical care.

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Date:
October 28, 2021
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Event Category:
https://events.wlnonline.org/eventsignup.asp?ID=22764

Venue

Norwin Public Library
100 Caruthers Lane
Irwin, PA 15642 United States
Phone:
724-863-4700
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Norwin Public Library
Phone:
724-863-4700
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