Alameda County MED-Project offers free medicine and sharp disposal
(Justin Sullivan / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) The Alameda County MED-Project offers residents a free and safe disposal option for medical needles and unused or expired medicines.
ALCO MED-Project offers free needle, medicine disposal
(Ethan Miller / Getty Images) (ALAMEDA COUNTY, Calif.) The Alameda County MED-Project offers residents free and safe options to dispose of unwanted or unused medicines and needles.
Denver wants to spend $240,000 to hand out clean needles
The Denver City Council will vote Monday to spend $240,000 on syringes for drug users. The Department of Public Health and Environment will award the contract to Colorado Non-Profit Development Center, doing business as Harm Reduction Action Center, to provide syringe access to Denver residents. HRAC will distribute needles at 112 E. 8th Ave.