A free youth mental health first aid certification course will be held Oct. 28 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.at The Maxx on Railroad Streeet in New Milford.

The new eight-hour certification course, designed for adults who regularly interact with adolescents ages 12-18, will include a five-step action plan for how to help an adolescent experiencing a mental health challenge or crisis.

CEU's are available.

Certified Instructors ary Forman, APRN and Laura Cleary, MSW, will lead the course.

For more information and registration, email Laura@youthagency.org or call 860-354-0047.