Tag Archives: medicine collection

Medicine Collection Day was a Success!

On Thursday, 8/17, The Suffolk Y JCC, in conjunction with the Commack Coalition of Caring, hosted a Medicine Collection Day.  Over 45 lbs of unwanted, expired medications were collected in just 2 hours. Thank you to the Y for hosting this event! The Coalition continues it mission to promote activities that foster healthful decisions in the hopes of reducing, and/or eliminating the...

Medicine Collection Day-Aug. 17

Get rid of those unwanted and partially used prescriptions. Help your elderly parents and neighbors clean out their medicine cabinets safely. The Suffolk Y JCC, in conjunction with the Commack Coalition of Caring, will host a Medicine Collection Day on Thursday, August 17 from 12pm-2pm. It will be held in room 8 at the SYJCC located at 74 Hauppauge Road, Commack. The Suffolk County police will be...

Medicine Collection Week (April 17-April 21)

If you missed the medicine collection day that was held in February, no worries. The Public Libraries within the town of Huntington are sponsoring a Medicine Collection Week starting Monday, 4/17/17. See the attached flyer for details.  All of your unused and/or expired prescription and over-the-counter medications will be accepted. No questions asked and no personal information is required.  ...

Medicine Collection Day-A Success!

A big thank you to all who stopped by and dropped off their expired/unused medications. Dozens of people took advantage of this opportunity. We collected three large garbage bags filled with unwanted pills. A very special thank you to Suffolk County  Police Deputy Commissioner John Barry, Police Officer Angela Ferrara and Coalition members, SPC Sean Cassidy and SrA Gabriel Manzueta for their assistance and...