Seeing Eye: Drop off unused meds Saturday

TAKE BACK MEDICATION: National Prescription “Take Back Day” will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at various locations in Mahoning County.

People will be able to drop off unused, unwanted and expired prescription pills and patches for proper disposal. No sharp objects or needles, liquids, creams, inhalers or medical waste will be accepted.

The service is free and anonymous.

Drug Take Back Boxes are available at Akron Children’s Hospital Beeghly Campus, Building A lobby, 6505 Market St., Boardman; Austintown Police Department, 92 Ohltown Road; Beaver Police Department, 601 W. South Range Road, North Lima; Boardman Police Department, 8299 Market St.; CVS Pharmacies in Youngstown and Canfield; Canfield Police Department, 104 Lisbon St.; Giant Eagle Pharmacy, 525 E. Main St., Canfield; Goshen Police District, 14003 South Range Road, Salem; Lowellville City Hall, 140 E. Liberty St.; Mahoning County Sheriff’s Office, 110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown; Milton Township Police District, 15992 Milton Ave.; Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Youngstown Emergency Department lobby, 1044 Belmont Ave.; Mercy Health St. Elizabeth Boardman Emergency Department lobby, 8401 Market St.; New Middletown Police Department, 10711 Main St.; Sebring Police Department, 135 E. Ohio Ave., No. 1; Springfield Township Police, 3475 E. South Range Road; Struthers City Hall, 6 Elm St.; Walgreens Pharmacy, 7295 Market St,; Boardman; and Youngstown State University Police Department, 266 W. Wood St.

WALK AT YSU: A Walk to End Alzheimer’s sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association will take place 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Youngstown State University. Check-in at 8:30 a.m.

For information, call 800-272-3900 or at alz.org/walk.


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