Don't get benched for life. Not your meds? Don't take them. You may have heard a kid talk about taking a prescription medication to feel or do better. You figure because it is a prescription written by a doctor it must be safe…safe for you to take. WRONG! Not only isn’t it safe for you to take someone’s medication – it is illegal and can get you Benched for Life!
Learn more about when HC DrugFree will be holding the next convenient drive-thru medication collection to be held in the Wilde Lake Village Center parking lot by the UPS Store and Swim Center. Bring unwanted or expired prescription and over-the-counter medication, patches, sharps (needles, syringes, and EpiPens) and more. Medication will be protected and transported by the Howard County Police Department and the DEA.
"Be a Parent, Not a Friend...don't make alcohol available to teens" is directed at parents and other adults to make them aware of the risks and consequences of providing alcohol to underage youth, as well as the hazards of underage drinking.