October 28th: DEA Prescription Drug Take Back Day 10am-2pm

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Opioid Addiction.  Opioid Crisis. Opioid Epidemic.   Whatever you want to call it, there is a problem.  In the U.S. alone 60,000 people died from drug overdoses in 2016, many could have been prevented. 

Here in Lakewood, 44% of adults surveyed said prescription drug misuse is a serious problem, compared to 29% statewide.  

You can do something about this! 

Here's How: 

Come safely dispose of your meds on National Prescription Drug Take Back Day: 

October 28th from 10am-2pm 

Locations:

  • Springbrook Park

  • Tillicum Library

  • Lakewood Police Station (year round)

  • Walgreens in Lakewood (year round)  

In partnership with Lakewood Police: Come & Drop off your unused or expired meds & make a difference!

learn more at: DEA Drug Take Back Day