The Winooski Police Department has partnered with the Winooski Partnership for Prevention for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day! Drop off any unused/unwanted prescription medication and/or any vape or e-cigarette devices in the lobby drop box at the Winooski Police Department.
About National Prescription Drug Take Back Day: The drug overdose epidemic in the United States is a clear and present public health, public safety, and national security threat. DEA's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day reflects DEA's commitment to Americans' safety and health, encouraging the public to remove unneeded medications from their homes as a measure of preventing medication misuse and opioid addiction from ever starting. Learn more at dea.gov/takebackday.
The Winooski Partnership for Prevention will be sharing helpful information on how to prevent youth substance misuse. They will also be providing resources if you or someone you know might be looking for help quitting. Sign up for their newsletter and follow along on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!