Take It To The Box


For years unused or unwanted medications have been disposed of down drains, which results in them ending up in our local water supplies, rivers, and lakes.

Using a Pill Drop Box for your unused or unwanted prescriptions is COMPLETELY anonymous and confidential.

Pill Drop Box Location Map

2020 Pill Drop Location and Take Back Results: Total of 678.7 pounds of medications.

2020 Pill Drops:

Spring(April) Pill Drop was cancelled due to COVID-19. 

Fall(October) Pill Drop at Bolivar and Cuba Fire Departments had 41 cars that dropped off 179 pounds of medications.

Allegany County’s Spring Pill Drop

Bring any unwanted or unused medications to the Andover Volunteer Ambulance Corp at 8 Chestnut Street, Andover or the Friendship Fire Department at 7 Depot Street, Friendship. Keep a look out for the Pill Drop signs pointing you in the right direction.

Allegany County Take It To The Box Locations:

Alfred Pharmacy, 36 North Main Street, Alfred, NY 14802

Alfred University, Theta Gamma House, 10 Upper College Drive, Alfred, NY 14802

Allegany County Sheriff’s Office, 4884 Route 19, Belmont, NY 14813

Cuba Police Department, 15 Water Street, Cuba, NY 14727

Fillmore Pharmacy, 10560 Route 19, Fillmore, NY 14735

Friendship Pharmacy, 9 West Main Street, Friendship, NY 14739

Jones Memorial Hospital, 191 North Main Street, Wellsville, NY 14895

Jones Memorial Medical Practice, 120 1st Street, Bolivar, NY 14715

Nicholson Pharmacy, 36 Schuyler Street, Belmont, NY 14813

Wellsville Police Department, 46 South Main Street, Wellsville, NY 14895

Homebound Options


Allegany County Pill Drop Brochure

Allegany County Take It To The Box Flyer

Allegany County Sharps Disposal

Cattaraugus County Pill Drop Box Locations

Commonly Misused Prescription Pills

Is our Medicine Cabinet Safe (English)

Is our Medicine Cabinet Safe (Spanish)

Map of Pill Drop Boxes in Allegany and surrounding counties

Medicine Cabinet Inventory (English)

Medicine Cabinet Inventory (Spanish)

Pill Identifier

Prescription Safety (English)

Prescription Safety (Spanish)

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