by Jacqueline Longo, May 3, 2016
Program Coordinator, Youth Leadership
The Governor's Prevention Partnership
"Did you know that most teens that misuse prescription medications say they obtain these drugs from a friend or family member’s medicine cabinet? Many local police departments have medication drop boxes in their lobby so residents can drop off unused prescription medication any time anonymously. There are currently 60 collection box locations in Connecticut.
View here to find a local collection box near you!"
View resources to speak with youth about the dangers of substance abuse.