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Take Back Event – Fall 2022

Take Back Event
Oct 29, 2022

Join Us!

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.


Learn More!

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

Important Dates:

  • 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


AlgerMunisingEden Church
1150 West M-28
Munising, MI 49862
AlpenaAlpenaNortheast Michigan Community Mental Health Authority
400 Johnson St.
Alpena, MI 49707
GeneseeFlintAscension Living PACE Michigan
412 East 1st Street
Flint, MI 48502
GeneseeFlintHasselbring Senior Center
1002 W. Home Ave
Flint, MI 48505
GeneseeGrand BlancAscension Genesys Hospital
One Genesys Parkway
Grand Blanc, MI 48439
IoniaBeldingBelding Police Department
120 Pleasant St
Belding, MI 48809
IoniaLake OdessaOdessa Police Department
839 4th Avenue
Lake Odessa, MI 48849
IoniaPortlandPortland Police Department
773 E. Grand River Avenue
Portland, MI 48875
KentGrand RapidsKent County Health Department
700 Fuller Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
KentGrand RapidsPriority Health Campus
3111 Leonard Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
KentGrand RapidsSpectrum Health Medical Group - South Pavilion (north side of the building)
80 68th Street
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
MackinacEngadineGarfield Township Hall
N6762 M-117
Engadine, MI 49827
MasonLudingtonWestern Michigan Fairgrounds
5302 US-10
Ludington MI, 49431
MonroeMonroeProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital
718 N. Macomb Street
Monroe, MI 48162
MuskegonMuskegonMuskegon Township Fire Department
1117 S Walker Rd
Muskegon, MI 49442
MuskegonNorton ShoresNorton Shores Fire Department
1100 E. Pontaluna Rd.
Norton Shores, MI 49444
OaklandCommerce TownshipCommerce Fire Station #2
9170 Commerce Rd
Commerce Township, MI 48382
OaklandRochesterAscension Providence Rochester Pharmacy
1135 W. University Dr., Suite 105
Rochester, MI 48307
OaklandWalled LakeWalled Lake Police Department
1499 E West Maple Rd, Suite A
Walled Lake, MI 48390
OaklandWixomWixom Police Department
49045 Pontiac Trail
Wixom, MI 48393
OttawaHollandHolland Hospital
602 Michigan Ave
Holland, MI 49423
OttawaZeelandSpectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital
8333 Felch St
Zeeland, MI 49464
SchoolcraftManistiqueThe Youth Center
190 N. Maple Street
Manistique, MI 49854
WashtenawAnn ArborFather Gabriel Richard High School
4333 Whitehall Drive
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
WashtenawAnn ArborScio Township Fire Station
1055 North Zeeb Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
WashtenawMilanYork Township Hall
11560 Stony Creek Road
Milan, MI 48160
WashtenawWhitmore LakeNorthfield Township Community & Senior Center
9101 Main St.
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
WashtenawYpsilantiWest Willow Community Resource Center
2057 Tyler Road
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
6450 Maple Street
Dearborn, MI 48126
WayneDetroitHartford Memorial Baptist Church
18700 James Couzens Freeway
Detroit, MI 48135