Penn State Health will provide an opportunity for people to drop off their unwanted, unneeded or expired medication for safe disposal on Saturday, April 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the following locations:
Academic Support Building, 90 Hope Dr., Hershey
Penn State Medical Group — Nyes Road, 121 N. Nyes Road, Harrisburg
Penn State Health Medical Group — Palmyra, 941 Park Drive, Palmyra
The events are being held in partnership with the Derry Township, Lower Paxton Township, and North Londonderry Township police departments. Similar events are taking place across the U.S. on Saturday, April 24th, during the designated National Prescription Drug Take Back Day by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. In addition to medication, needles and syringes will be accepted at these locations only. No items will be accepted prior to 10 a.m. Twenty-four-hour drop-off boxes are also available at police stations and at Hershey Medical Center.