Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Medication Collection Day Friday, June 6

Unused .... Unwanted .... Outdated

Pills - Ointments - Drops

Prescription Over-the-Counter Veterinary

All unused, unwanted, outdated pills, ointments, drops, prescription, over-the-counter, veterinary medications, in their original containers with labels, can be turned in on Friday, June 6 – 10 a.m.- 2p.m. at the following sites:
  • Mid - Coast Senior Health Center on Baribeau Drive, Brunsick,
  • The Highlands on Elm Street in Topsham,
  • Richmond Senior Center on Front St,
  • West Bath Fire Department on State Road
Please, no needles or thermometers. For more information, contact Healthline at 373-6585. Removing expired and unused medicines from the home helps prevent accidents and recent studies suggest that flushing medications may contribute to water pollution.

Medication collection is a collaborative effort of: All Area Law Enforcement Agencies, Mid Coast Hospital, Mid Coast Senior Health Center, CHANS Home Health Care, TRIAD, The Highlands, Sagadahoc EMA, Sagadahoc Health Improvement Project (SHIP), Richmond Senior Center, Sagadahoc Weed & Seed Program, Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Nursing, Maine Department of Environmental Protection

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