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Wyoming Medication Donation Program

Donate Meds 


Acceptable donations of unused medications can be re-dispensed to low-income Wyoming residents who lack adequate prescription coverage and cannot afford their medications.  Donations unacceptable for re-use in the U.S. are donated to missions if possible or will be disposed of safely via incineration.  All medication donations are sorted by the WMDP staff. 

What We Accept 

 
We Accept: 

*Sealed and in date prescription and over-the-counter medications
*Sealed and in date creams, ointments, inhalers, patches, injectables
*Unused medical supplies (diabetes test strips, ostomy & wound care supplies, etc.)

We DO NOT Accept:

*Controlled substances (e.g. medications for pain, sleep, anxiety, or ADHD)

We Can Dispose:

*Refrigerated medications
*Open packages
*Expired medications

Frequently needed medications include:
 

*Medications for blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, mental health, and seizures, antibiotics, warfarin and inhalers.

How to Donate  

Step 1. Collect all unused medication.  Remove or mark out patient identifying information (name, address, phone number, and prescription number).  Be sure to leave the drug name on the container! 

 

Step 2.  Review the categories of acceptable medications above to be sure your items may be donated for re-dispensing.  Please call us at 1-855-257-5041 if you have questions.  Unacceptable donations will be incinerated.  We cannot dispose controlled substances!  Dispose at home or at a Drug Drop Box located in WY law enforcement office.  (See Medication Disposal below for more information).

 

Step 3.  Complete a Donor Form.

 

 
(e.g. nursing home, physician office, hospice, etc.)

 

Step 4.   Donate at your local Donation Site (see list below) 

              OR mail to.......... Wyoming Medication Donation Program
                                       2508 E. Fox Farm Rd, Suite 2A
                                       Cheyenne, WY 82007

 

Medication Disposal

Medications not acceptable for donation may be disposed of at a Drug Drop Box located in law enforcement offices.  Do not take donations to the DEA Take Back or Drug Drop Box, all collections are destroyed.

Disposing of Unused Medications

 

Drug Drop Box Location in WY 

 

Donation Site Locations        

List updated June 2014                

Afton:
Lincoln County Public Health- Afton
421 Jefferson Suite #401
Afton, WY 83110
(Ph) 307-885-9598

Buffalo:
Johnson County Public Health
85 Klondike Drive
Buffalo, WY 82834
(Ph) 307-684-2564

Casper:
Casper Police Department
201 North David
Casper, WY 82601
(Ph) 307-577-2131
Permanent Drug Donation Box

Casper:
Wyoming Medical Center
1233 E. 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82601
(Ph) 307-577-2131

Cheyenne: 
Health Works Pharmacy (formerly Laramie County Centralized Pharmacy)
2508 E. Fox Farm Rd, Suite 1A
Cheyenne, WY 82007
(Ph) 307-637-7000

Cody:
Walgreens Pharmacy
1585 Sheridan
Cody, WY 82414
(Ph) 307-587-2017

Douglas:
Memorial Hospital of Converse County- Medical Office Building
111 S. 5th Street
Douglas, WY 82633
(Ph) 307-358-7300

Evanston:
Uinta County Public Health
350 City View Drive, Suite 101
Evanston, WY 82930
(Ph) 307-789-9203

Gillette:
Campbell County Health Department
2301 W. 4J Road
Gillette, WY 82718
(Ph) 307-682-7275

Greybull:
Big Horn County Public Health
417 S. 2nd Street
Greybull, WY 82426
(Ph) 307-765-2371

Jackson:
Teton County Public Health
460 East Pearl
Jackson, WY 83001
(Ph) 307-733-6401

Kemmerer:
Lincoln County Public Health- Kemmerer
925 Sage Ave, Suite #106
Kemmerer, WY 83101
(Ph) 307-887-3780

Lander:
Fremont County Public Health
450 N. 2nd Room 350
Lander, WY 82520
(Ph) 307-332-1073

Newcastle:
Weston County Health Services- Home Health
725 Washington Plaza
Newcastle, WY 82701
(Ph) 307-746-3553

Pine Bluffs:
Pine Bluffs Police Department
203 Main Street
Pine Bluffs, WY 82082
(Ph) 307-245-3777

Powell:
Shopko Pharmacy
1005 W. Coulter Ave.
Powell, WY 82435
(Ph) 307-754-275

Rawlins:
Rawlins Family Medical
606 23rd Street
Rawlins, WY 82301
(Ph) 307-324-6002

Riverton:
Fremont County Public Health
322 N. 8th West
Riverton, WY 82501
(Ph) 307-856-6979

Rock Springs:
Donaldson Medical Clinic (opening May 2012)
1577 Dewar Drive, Suite 8
Rock Springs, WY 82901
(Ph) 307-362-0707

Sheridan:
Sheridan Public Health
297 S. Main Street
Sheridan, WY 82801
(Ph) 307-672-5169

Sundance:
Crook County Public Health
420 1/2 E. Main Street
Sundance, WY 82729
(Ph) 307-283-1142

Thermopolis:
Vicklund Pharmacy
610 S. 6th Street
Thermopolis, WY 82443
(Ph) 307-864-2369
M-F 9-6:00, Sat 9-2:00

Wheatland:
South Street Pharmacy
1456 South Street
Wheatland, WY 82201
(Ph) 307-322-2486

Worland:
Washakie County Public Health
1007 Robertson
Worland, WY 82401
(Ph) 307-347-3278

  

Don’t let unused medicine go to waste!