About MedReturn

The Medication Return Boxes in the Northern York County region of Maine is an initiative supported by the Northern York County Prescription Drug Coalition.

The coalition is a private/public partnership which formed as a result of a timely meeting of concerned citizens, business representatives and professionals in the Public Health and Public Safety fields. The group’s mission is to keep our environment cleaner and keep our communities safer by getting unwanted, unused, or expired drugs collected and properly disposed of so that they are not flushed into Maine’s environment and/or diverted to the street.

MedReturn Drop Boxes are anonymous and FREE. Please remember these simple procedures when dropping off your unwanted medications:

Our Partners

Coastal Healthy Communities Coalition at the University of New England

Southern Maine Health Care

Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution

Old Orchard Beach Community Watch Council

Old Orchard Beach Police Department

Saco Police Department

Biddeford Police Department

Kennebunk Police Department

Kennebunkport Police Department

York County Sheriff’s Department

Buxton Police Department

Drug Enforcement Administration

Partners for Healthier Communities

Sanford Police Department

Our Locations

Visit one of the drop box locations below to safely dispose of unwanted medications (including: prescription, over-the-counter or veterinary pills, drops and ointments).

Old Orchard Beach Police Department

16E Emerson Cummings Blvd., Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064

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(207) 934-4911
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Saco Police Department

20 Storer Street, Saco, ME 04072

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(207) 284-4535
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Biddeford Police Department

39 Alfred Street, Biddeford, ME 04005

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(207) 282-5127
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Kennebunk Police Department

4 Summer Street, Kennebunk, ME 04043

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(207) 985-6121
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Kennebunkport Police Department

101 Main Street, Kennebunkport, ME 04046

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(207) 967-2454
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York County Sheriff’s Department

1 Layman Way, Alfred, ME 04002

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(207) 324-1113
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Buxton Police Department

185 Portland Road, Buxton, ME 04093

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(207) 929-6612
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Additional drop boxes in York County, Maine:

For information about each of these locations, contact the specific police department directly.

Our Events

The following are upcoming events/programs offered by the Northern York County Prescription Drug Coalition:

 

Drug Take Back Day

There are no events planned at this time. Please check back for updates.

Contact Information

If you would like further information about the Northern York County Prescription Drug Coalition, please contact:

Project Alliance
Coastal Healthy Communities Coalition

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If you would like further information about the medication return program and each location, contact the local police department listed for each location.

Disclaimer :

This resource was developed by Coastal Healthy Communities Coalition (CHCC) at the University of New England’s College of Osteopathic Medicine. CHCC is a comprehensive community-based health coalition serving the communties of Arundel, Biddeford, Buxton, Dayton, Hollis, Kennebunk, Kennebunkport, Old Orchard Beach and Saco.