Monthly Archives July 2019

Behavioral health experts offer demonstrations at state fair

The North Dakota Substance Use Disorder Voucher, a state-funded program that allows people to choose their substance use disorder treatment provider, will discuss the prescription medication take-back initiative as well as the prevention of opioids overdose at the North Dakota State Fair. Free Deterra bags with information on how to safely dispose of unused prescription medications including opioids.
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WV Prevention First to Launch Medication Disposal Campaign

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – West Virginia Prevention First in collaboration with the WVDHHR Bureau for Behavioral Health, Kanawha County Communities that Care, Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA), and Verde® Environmental Technologies Inc., maker of the Deterra® Drug Deactivation System, will be hosting a press conference to celebrate the launch of their Medication Disposal Campaign. This event will be held on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the Charleston-Kanawha Housing Authority’s Lippert Terrace (4420 MacCorkle Ave SE, Charleston, WV). The Medication Disposal Campaign will help educate citizens about how and where to properly dispose of unused, unwanted, or expired
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