To encourage the proper disposal of unwanted medications, New Hanover Regional Medical Center is partnering with regional healthcare, law enforcement, education and safety organizations to hold a medication disposal event in six counties on Saturday, April 28.
Fifteen locations in New Hanover, Brunswick, Pender, Onslow, Columbus and Duplin counties will accept all medications, needles and sharps on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Law enforcement will be on site. Medications can be prescription, over-the-counter, vitamins or herbal.
New Hanover County
NHRMC Medical Mall, 2243 S. 17th St., Wilmington
NHRMC Urgent Care, 1135 Military Cuttoff Rd., Ste. 103, Wilmington
NHRMC Atlantic SurgiCenter, 9104 Market St., Wilmington
Carolina Beach Police Department, 1121 N. Lake Park Blvd., Carolina Beach
New Hanover County Senior Resource Center, 2222 S. College Rd., Wilmington
UNCW Police Department, 5126 Lionfish Drive, Wilmington
NHRMC Brunswick Forest, 1333 S. Dickenson Dr., Leland
Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center, 240 Hospital Dr. NE, Bolivia
Pender Memorial Hospital, 507 E. Freemont St., Burgaw
Island Family Practice, 13567 NC Hwy. 50, #A, Surf City
Village Pharmacy of Hampstead, Inc., 14057 US-17 #100, Hampstead
Onslow Memorial Hospital, 317 Western Blvd., Jacksonville
Columbus Regional Healthcare, 500 Jefferson St., Whiteville
Vidant Duplin Hospital, 401 N. Main, St., Kenansville
NHRMC Urgent Care, 112 Medical Village Dr., Wallace