Saturday, October 29, 2022, is National Take Back Day
Saturday, October 29, 2022, is Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) National Take Back Day.
Floyd Against Drugs (FAD) is partnering with the Floyd County Sheriff’s Department and AdventHealth Redmond to host a drug drop at the entrance to AdventHealth Redmond from 9:00 am – 1:00 p.m.
Drive through and drop off your expired and unused medications. You don’t even have to get out of your car!
What is National Take Back Day?
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.
For more information and resources to help you dispose of unneeded medications in your home, seek substance abuse treatment, and learn more about the drug overdose epidemic in the United States, visit https://www.dea.gov/takebackday.