Helping The Helpers Fund-Raiser Planned Friday Night

Donations are appreciated and all the proceeds with go towards this year’s Helping the Helpers event, set for October 27. There will also be a 50/50 draw. Organizers set up Helping the Helpers as a way to spread awareness and education for post-traumatic Stress disorder.

Paramedic John Garth MacDonald described Helping the Helpers as an education day that was first organized in 2014.

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Helping The Helpers Fund-Raiser Planned Friday Night

East Coast Heroes Honoured in Halifax at Tema Gala on May 24th

John Garth MacDonald started his career as an EMT in 1990 with Curry Brothers of  Antigonish and then in 1998 with Emergency Medical Care. He was a Safety Coach for Emergency Medical Care, conducting Provincial Collision Investigations in 2004.

John Garth was a supervisor EMC for the Antigonish/Guysborough counties in 2005 and carried this responsibility for 5 years in which he provided leadership and supervision to 30 staff. Continuing his commitment to patient care, he furthered his education and completed his Advanced Care Paramedic Diploma in 2006 and was one of the first Advanced Care Paramedic in the Antigonish area.

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East Coast Heroes Honoured in Halifax