Sullivan County Rx Take-Back Day Scheduled for 1/24/15

Gee I need thus one. Glad it’s here again

The Catskill Chronicle

SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY (January 9, 2015) – The Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Task Force, (a subcommittee of the Rural Health Network led by Sullivan County Public Health Services), is again partnering with local law enforcement agencies and the Recovery Center to announce another Drug Take Back Day to be held Saturday, January 24 at area Police Stations and the NYS Troopers station in Narrowsburg.

Well over 500 pounds of unwanted prescription medications have been collected over the past year as a result of numerous sponsored Take Back Days and the 24/7 availability of Drug Drop Boxes placed throughout the county.

Sullivan County Public Health Director, Nancy McGraw, indicates that Take Back Days continue to be a successful local public health initiative based on collaborative efforts of many agencies working together to combat drug abuse and to ensure our communities are safe through appropriate disposal of unwanted drugs and medications. “We…

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