Sheriff Howard Announces Next Community Yellow Dot Meeting

Modified: December 5, 2016 10:36am


East Ferry Church to Host 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 next meeting will be held December 8, at the True Bethel Baptist Church at 6 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 to enroll in the program.


                        WHEN:          December 8, 6 P.M.

                        WHERE:        True Bethel Baptist Church

                                                907 East Ferry Street

                                                Buffalo, New York 14211


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