April 29, 2017 is National Drug Take Back Day

The 13th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), is on April 29, 2017. This national event is an opportunity for community members to dispose of unused, unneeded, or expired prescription drugs at community events organized with local law enforcement.

The organizations in our five county area listed below have announced that they are hosting a Take Back event on Saturday, April 29, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Check for an updated list of organizations participating in Take Back Day click here.

  • Cambridge Police Department/Isanti County Sheriff’s Office
    2440 South Main Street
    Cambridge, MN 55008
  • Chisago County Sheriff’s Office
    313 N Main Street Suite 100
    Center City, MN 55012
  • Chisago County Sheriff’s Office
    North Branch Police Department
    6408 Elm Street
    North Branch, MN 55056
  • Chisago County Sheriff’s Office
    Rush City Sheriff’s District Office
    325 South Eliot Avenue
    Rush City, MN 55069
  • Kanabec County Sheriff’s Office
    Coborns Pharmacy
    710 Frankie Lane
    Mora, MN 55051
  • Princeton Police Department
    305 21st Avenue South
    Princeton, MN 55371

For permanent drug drop box locations in Minnesota please check out this interactive map at Dose of Reality MN.



In a life threatening situation or medical emergency, call your doctor or 911.

CRISIS phone line:
Call 800 523-3333 or text the word “MN” to 741741

Just need to talk to someone?
Wellness in the Woods 5:pm – 9:am Daily 844-739-6369
Minnesota NAMI Warmline 4:pm – 8:pm Thur – Sun 888-334-7754
Mental Health Advocacy Minnesota Warmline 5:pm-10:pm Mon – Sat 877-404-3190

Click here for additional information

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