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NATIONAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY

April 30, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Got Drugs?  Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal on SATURDAY, April 30, 2016, from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Please do not turn in any used or unused needles or drugs in liquid form.

LOCATION:
City of Orange Civic Center Parking Lot
300 E. Chapman Avenue
at Almond Avenue and Center Street
across from St. John’s Lutheran Church

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a vital public safety and public health issue.  According to the 2009 Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s National Survey on Drug Use and Health, more than 7 million Americans currently abuse prescription drugs.

Each day, approximately 2,500 teens use prescription drugs to get high for the first time according to the Partnership for a Drug Free America.  Studies show that a majority of abused prescription drugs are obtained from family and friends, including the home medicine cabinet.

Details

Date:
April 30, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Venue

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Organizer

Orange Police Department
Phone:
(714)744-7444
Website:
http://www.cityoforange.org/depts/police/
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