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Drop off Unwanted Prescription Medications at Senior Centers

posted Mar 27, 2015, 6:37 AM by Josie Maroney
The Broome County Sheriff's Office and the Broome County Office for Aging are working together to promote a safer community. In an effort to keep drugs out of the hands of the wrong people, various Senior Centers will host Prescription Medication Drop Off events this coming April. Anyone of any age who has unused medications at home is invited to come to one of the senior centers listed below on the dates and times indicated to properly dispose of unused or unwanted prescription medications. Broome County Sheriff David Harder will be present at each of these events to provide information and assure secure handling of your old medications. No questions will be asked of you. Please do not bring needles.

April 8, 11:30 a.m. - Broome West Senior Center, 2801 Wayne St., Endwell
April 10, 11:00 a.m. - Northern Broome Senior Center, 12 Strongs Place, Whitney Point
April 16, 11:30 a.m. - First Ward Senior Center, 226 Clinton St., Binghamton
April 17, 12:30 p.m. - Eastern Broome Senior Center, 27 Golden Lane, Harpursville
April 28, 11:30 p.m. - Johnson City Senior Center, 30 Brocton St., Johnson City

Source: Broome County Office for Aging - SENIOR NEWS, Volume 43, Number 3, March 2015.