High School 9-1-1 chronicles a year in the life of the only ambulance service in Darien, Connecticut that just happens to be run by high school teenagers?! This one-of-a-kind organization services 20,000 residents 365 days a year, 24/7 and responds to over 1500 emergency calls annually.
The foundation of Darien EMS–Post 53 is the empowerment of young people through adult and peer mentorship. “Posties” are taught a multitude of managerial, critical thinking and emergency medical skills and then given the responsibility to implement what they have learned by actually running their own EMS organization.
The goal of the film is to inspire and empower teenagers as well as motivate the adults in their lives—parents, educators, school administrators, community leaders—to create opportunities for them to become empowered, learn by doing and make a difference in their communities.
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Bring HIGH SCHOOL 9-1-1 to your community by hosting a screening! If you’d like to host a screening of HIGH SCHOOL 9-1-1 for your EMS organization, company, school, library, or group, PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Having trouble with the form? You can contact us directly to request a screening from Vicki Abeles | Outreach Director | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Office: 925.310.4242
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