Take Back Event – Fall 2022
The national fall medication take back event will be October 29, 2022.
Host an Event!
Did you know? OPEN will support any sites interested in hosting a take back event. Where to start? Check out our Take Back Event Guide. Need event disposal boxes or reimbursement for law enforcement? OPEN can assist!
Complete this form for access to FREE resources, event disposal boxes, and opportunities for event reimbursement. OPEN will add your site’s information to our website and marketing opportunities to get the word out!
Interested and participating sites are invited to a Take Back Team Kick-Off Call the morning of August 25th, 2022 to ask questions and collaborate with other sites.
Visit our general Take Back Event information page to learn more about hosting events and how OPEN can help. Dozens of our sites, including hospitals, nonprofits, and regular community members (like you!) hosted successful spring events earlier this year. Please consider hosting and bringing an event to your community this fall.
Participating sites can access Take Back Event marketing materials here. Use these templates to create yard signs, banners, flyers, and social media posts for your Take Back Event.
To partner with OPEN for your Take Back Event, complete this form. We will list your event’s information on this page. We will also share reimbursement opportunities and other free resources for your event.
OPEN Partners: Please save receipts from law enforcement partners, disposal boxes, and printed marketing materials to submit for reimbursement. Be sure to take plenty of photos at your event, as well. We will use this form to collect reimbursement information and photos after your event.
For any questions about your Take Back Event, please contact Chelsea Graham at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- 8/25/2022 – 10:00am EDT Take Back Partners Kick Off Call
- 8/31/2022 – deadline to submit the pre-event form to to request FREE event disposal boxes, Deterra bags, and medication mail-back envelopes
- 9/30/2022 – deadline to submit the pre-event form for access to FREE resources, event disposal boxes, and opportunities for event reimbursement
- 10/29/2022 – National Take Back Event, 10am-2pm
- 11/30/2022 – deadline to submit the post-event form for your event and request reimbursement
|Alpena||Alpena||Northeast Michigan Community Mental Health Authority
400 Johnson St.
Alpena, MI 49707
|Genesee||Grand Blanc||Ascension Genesys Hospital
One Genesys Parkway
Grand Blanc, MI 48439
|Ionia||Belding||Belding Police Department
120 Pleasant St
Belding, MI 48809
|Ionia||Lake Odessa||Odessa Police Department
839 4th Avenue
Lake Odessa, MI 48849
|Ionia||Portland||Portland Police Department
773 E. Grand River Avenue
Portland, MI 48875
|Mason||Ludington||Western Michigan Fairgrounds
Ludington MI, 49431
|Muskegon||Muskegon||Muskegon Township Fire Department
1117 S Walker Rd
Muskegon, MI 49442
|Muskegon||Norton Shores||Norton Shores Fire Department
1100 E. Pontaluna Rd.
Norton Shores, MI 49444
|Oakland||Rochester||Ascension Providence Rochester Pharmacy
1135 W. University Dr., Suite 105
Rochester, MI 48307
602 Michigan Ave
Holland, MI 49423
|Ottawa||Zeeland||Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital
8333 Felch St
Zeeland, MI 49464
|Washtenaw||Ann Arbor||Father Gabriel Richard High School
4333 Whitehall Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
|Washtenaw||Ann Arbor||Scio Township Fire Station
1055 North Zeeb Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
|Washtenaw||Milan||York Township Hall
11560 Stony Creek Road
Milan, MI 48160
|Washtenaw||Whitmore Lake||Northfield Township Community & Senior Center
9101 Main St.
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
|Washtenaw||Ypsilanti||West Willow Community Resource Center
2057 Tyler Road
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
6450 Maple Street
Dearborn, MI 48126
|Wayne||Detroit||Hartford Memorial Baptist Church
18700 James Couzens Freeway
Detroit, MI 48135