LISLE, Ill. (AP) — Officials in suburban Chicago are teaming up to offer free training on how to spot and respond to an opioid overdose.

The Lisle-Woodridge Fire District and the DuPage Narcan Program have scheduled the training session for Saturday. People who complete it will receive a free dose of Narcan, a drug that reverses overdoses.

READ MORE: Man Killed In Shooting Near Gurnee Mills Mall

Attendees also will get information about how to safely dispose of medications and community resources available, including the Illinois Helpline for Opioid and Other Substances.

READ MORE: 14-Year-Old Boy Fatally Struck By Car In Lawndale; 12-Year-Old Girl In Critical Condition

The program is being funded through the Illinois Department of Human Services.

MORE NEWS: Police Respond To Shots Fired Call At Clark And Lake CTA Stop

(© Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)