Working to reduce prescription drug abuse in Early County.
The goal of the GenRx initiative is to reduce prescription drug misuse and abuse among 12-25 year olds in Early County.
Here’s how we are doing that. . .
Lock, Monitor, Take Back Campaign
Refuse, Remove, Reasons
Got expired or unused medications? Here’s where to take them.
Dropbox Locations and Contact Info
(1) Lobby of Blakely Police Department
(New Governmental Complex) 12667 Magnolia St.
(2) Lobby of Early County Jail
For more information contact:
Early County Sheriff's Office:
Blakely Police Department:
Items to Drop
(1) Expired/unused medications
(2) Over-the-counter medications
(3) Medication samples
(4) Pet medication
(5) Medicated lotions/ointment/drops
(7) Unopened eli-pens
(8) Liquid medications
The Permanent Drug Drop Boxes are located in the lobby of the Blakely Police Department in the new Governmental Complex and the lobby of the Early County Jail
Items Not to Drop
(3) IV bags
(4) Bloody or infections waste
(5) Business products
(6) Empty containers
(7) Personal care products
WATCH THE FOLLOWING VIDEOS ON Rx DRUG ABUSE:
Preventing Prescription Drug Overdoses
Rx Drug Abuse: It's Not What the Doctor Ordered!
Prescription Drug Abuse and Your Pregnancy.
Watch our Videos Here!
If you are a youth, young adult, or parent of one struggling with prescription drug abuse or choices involving prescription drugs, please contact us.
The Georgia Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Initiative
NIDA for Teens
NIDA for Parents
Partnership for Drug-Free Kids
Funding provided by the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities