Sheriff Howard Announces Next Community Yellow Dot Meeting

Modified: October 12, 2016 12:13pm


Evans Community Plays Host to Life-Saving Yellow Dot Presentation


Buffalo, NY – Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard announces the next meeting location for the Erie County Sheriff’s Office Yellow Dot community presentations. 


The October meeting will be held October 20 at the A.J. Schmidt Elementary School in Angola at 7 P.M.  Members of the Erie County Sheriff’s Office will detail how the program works, who is eligible for the program, provide free application forms and decals and assist individuals who wish to enroll in the program.


                        WHEN:          October 20, 7 P.M.

                        WHERE:        A.J. Schmidt Elementary School

                                                9455 Lakeshore Road

                                                Angola, New York 14006


The Yellow Dot program is free and is designed to assist first responders properly evaluate and treat individuals during a medical emergency, accident, or when an individual cannot communicate.


Yellow Dot is sponsored by the New York State Sherriff’s Association and Sheriff Howard announced last month his office would host a series of free community meetings to raise the awareness of the program and enroll residents.


Members of the Evans Police Department and local volunteer fire companies will be in attendance.