The Alameda County MEDS Coalition aims to reduce and prevent medication misuse for older adults and youth and to reduce harm to our natural environment, including land and waterways.


Get Involved

facebook logo Alameda County Safe Meds Facebook Page

twitter logo Alameda County Safe Meds Twitter Page

Alameda County Safe Medication Disposal Ordinance Online Petition

Aid and Prevention

Addiction Center

Addiction Resource

Aging, Alcohol, and Addictions
Links on substance abuse among older adults., an online resource to help you to find medication disposal programs at the local independent community pharmacy near you.

Information for adults on using over-the-counter medicines safely

Medications in the Environment:
How medications get into the environment and what are the impacts on human health and the environment

Medicines and Older Adults

Prevent Poisoning at Home

Rx Abuse Prevention Toolkit (Protecting Youth)