Until Help Arrives


Life-threatening emergencies can happen fast. Emergency responders aren’t always nearby.

You may be able to save a life by taking simple actions immediately.

You Are the Help, Until Help Arrives.

Upcoming Classes 

Classes will be posted as they are offered... stay tuned!

If your organization or town is interested in hosting a course, please contact us to schedule a class! We serve the Greater Nashua Public Health Region (GNPHR), covering the towns of Amherst, Brookline, Hollis, Hudson, Litchfield, Lyndeborough, Mason, Merrimack, Milford, Mont Vernon, Nashua, Pelham, and Wilton.

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Why get involved when someone is badly injured? 

According to a recent National Academies of Science study, trauma is the leading cause of death for Americans under age 46. Life-threatening injuries require immediate action to prevent an injured person from dying. Those nearest to someone with life threatening injuries are best positioned to provide first care.

The Chain of Survival begins with you.

Until Help Arrives Training

To help citizens prepare for an emergency, the City of Nashua is offering the Until Help Arrives training.  At the end of the free 3-hour course, participants will be able to:

  • Use simple and effective skills to save lives
  • Communicate with 9-1-1 operators effectively
  • Act to protect the injured from further harm
  • Position the injured
  • Stop life-threatening bleeding
  • Provide emotional support
Course topics include how to call 911, stay safe, provide emotional support, stop life threatening b

How to Sign Up for FREE Training

Free Course. No experience or equipment required.

The City of Nashua offers the Until Help Arrives course regularly. The course is free but registration is required as seats are limited.  If you are interested in future offerings of the Until Help Arrives course, join our notification list. 

Thank you to our partners!

Thank you to our partners: AMR, Nashua Fire Rescue, Nashua Police Department, City of Nashua Office
  1. Patrick Henry

    Public Health Emergency Preparedness Coordinator