Drop-off your unused, unwanted, or expired prescriptions at one of our North Andover Drug Take Back Sites on Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10am-2pm:
- Police Station Lobby (permanent site, kiosk available year round)
- First & Main Market Place, CVS parking lot, 109 Main St.
Please note: no liquids or sharps accepted at these sites.*
*The North Andover Fire Department accepts sharps under certain conditions, if you have any you would like disposed of you please call Public Health Nurse (978) 688-9540 or visit https://www.northandoverma.gov/fire/emergency-medical-services/pages/unused-medication-and-sharps-disposal for guidelines.
According to the MA Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) 67,498 prescriptions for opioids were written in Essex County, MA from April 2018 – June 2018 alone…if these are in your home and you’re not using them…dispose of them!
Results: October 2018 16th National Take Back
- Total Law Enforcement Participation: 4,770
- Total Collection Sites: 5,839
- Total Weight Collected: 914,236 lbs. (457.12 Tons)
Sound the Alarm. Save a Life.
Help us Sound the Alarm in Massachusetts. 3 out of every 5 home fire deaths occur in homes without smoke alarms. If you, or someone you know needs smoke alarms in their home, @RedCrossMA can install some at no cost. They will be in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover to install smoke alarms on Saturday, May 4.To sign up for a free alarm, visit www.soundthealarm.org/ma #EndHomeFires @redcrossma
Get Involved to Help Sound the Alarm
Seven times a day, someone in this country dies in a home fire. Countless others suffer injuries. Join us as we Sound the Alarm and combat these tragic statistics. @RedCrossMA needs volunteers to install smoke alarms in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover on May 4. Learn how: www.soundthealarm.org/ma