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Drug Take Back

October 24, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Drug Take Back Oct 2020 (Spanish)        Drug Take Back Oct 2020

What: Drug Take Back

Where: Walmart (North and South) in Grand Island.

When: October 24th, 10 AM-2 PM

Why: The DEA’s Take Back Day events provide an opportunity for Americans to prevent drug addiction and overdose deaths. The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day addresses a crucial public safety and public health issue. According to the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, 6.2 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs. The study shows that a majority of abused prescription drugs were obtained from family and friends, often from the home medicine cabinet.

What is accepted:
ANY PILL FORM MEDICATION including prescription and over the counter

What we cannot accept:
Liquids, Needles, Pressurized containers (inhalers)

What we cannot accept:
Liquids, Needles, Pressurized containers (inhalers)

This is entirely anonymous the medications are brought in and dropped in a box and you are free to walk away. We do not collect any information- the pills are disposed of in an incinerator, so no need to deidentify if you do not wish to take that time.


October 24, 2020
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


2250 N Diers Ave | 3501 South Locust
Grand Island, NE United States


Prevention Project
(308) 385-5520
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