Would you know how to save someone’s life if they dropped to the ground in front of you?
Thanks to our ongoing partnership with the Cleveland Clinic Akron General, over 30 community members now know how to perform hands-only CPR.
Learning cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR for short, is a vital skill. The Red Cross has set a goal of having one person in every household able to perform CPR. Through programs like Save-a-Life Saturday (which is held annually) and our free Citizen CPR courses, we are well on our way!
Here is a quick video that demonstrates how to perform CPR:
Photos: Mary Williams/American Red Cross