Please note that the 14th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 10am-2pm.
Please check the DEA website for a Collection Site near you.
Safe Disposal = Safe Kids
Local Law Enforcement Agencies in Washington are encouraged to host a take back collection site. Connect with your local law enforcement partners to see if they’re interested in collaborating. Click HERE to learn more!
Learn about plans for opioid treatment programs in Kitsap, Clallam counties on 9/26/2017
The Salish Behavioral Health Organization is hosting an informational session in Bremerton regarding a planned opioid treatment program, which will operate in Kitsap county under a contract with the SBHO.
The informational session will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Norm Dicks Government Center, 345 6th St., Bremerton.
This session will feature a panel of subject matter experts to answer questions from community members about opioid treatment programs that utilize a variety of interventions designed to treat individuals with opioid addiction issues and assist them in recovery efforts.
The Salish BHO is a county-operated organization responsible for the oversight of behavioral health services including mental health and substance-use disorders. The organization operates under a contract with the state of Washington to contract with community-based agencies throughout the region to provide treatment, behavioral health and crisis services for Medicaid recipients in Kitsap, Jefferson and Clallam counties.
The Salish BHO issued a request for proposals for the operation of the two opioid treatment programs and selected BayMark Health Services. For more information on the Salish BHO, click here or go to www.kitsapgov.com/hs/sbho/sbhomain.htm
Individuals attending the sessions above who may require special accommodations should contact Alexandra Hardy at (360) 337-4604, (800) 843-4793 or firstname.lastname@example.org. One week advance notice is needed for interpreter services.