Prescription Take Back Day April 30 2022

We’re collecting unused and unwanted prescription and over-the-counter medicine on Saturday, April 30th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Please stop by Oak Park Township at 105 S. Oak Park Avenue for safe disposal of medication.   We are unable to dispose of needles, liquids or creams.

We'll also safely discard vaping and e-cigarette materials.

Coordinated with the support of the Village of Oak Park Police Department.

For more information, contact Prevention Services at 708-383-8005, ext. 125 or

More information on Take Back Day may be found at:


Just Say Yes! FitGive Movement at 12 noon

Please join us during April Alcohol Awareness Month and on National Prescription Take Back Day for a very special 60-minute group fitness experience. We have partnered with Karina Quintana of SPENGA to bring you JUST SAY YES! We promise a safe, effective, full-body workout for ALL fitness levels. JUST SAY YES! is a new opportunity for individuals and businesses, families and friends, to come together as a community to help raise awareness, reduce stigma, and encourage conversations around mental health and youth substance use. Proceeds to benefit the Positive Youth Development Coalition of Oak Park River Forest.

Location:  Spenga, 1136 Lake Street, Oak Park

Register at this link.