Do you have unused or expired medication at home?
According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, after marijuana and alcohol, prescription drugs are the most commonly abused substances by those ages 14 and older in the U.S. You can help by disposing of them safely in these locations:
Boone County Sheriff’s Office
3000 Conrad Lane
Burlington KY 41005
Florence Police Department
8100 Ewing Boulevard
Florence KY 41042
Walton Fire Protection District
12600 Towne Center Drive
Walton, KY 41094
For more information on PEERx, the National Institute on
Drug Abuse’s Teen Prescription Drug Abuse Program, click here.
About Boone County Alliance
Since 2010, BCA has devoted its energy to develop and implement individual and community strategies to combat the local substance abuse dilemma. In order to achieve its mission of a united community where all youth are drug free, BCA engages in activities related to prevention, advocacy, and collaboration. BCA focuses on prevention of underage drinking, marijuana use, and prescription drug misuse/abuse.