Medication Drop Off Locations

Permanent medication collection boxes are available in several Chester County locations. Medication collection boxes offer residents the opportunity to safely and anonymously dispose of unwanted and expired drugs and medication.

Medication Collection Boxes will help reduce these statistics:
  • 75% of people who abuse prescription pain relievers gett hem from friends or relatives.
  • 1 in 5 high school students have abused prescription drugs.
  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) studies have detected pharmaceutical drugs in our water supply.
Products Not Accepted
  • Prescription and over-the-counter solid medications
  • tablets and capsules
  • liquid medications, inhalers
  • creams, ointments,
  • nasal sprays
  • pet medicines
  • Intravenous Solutions
  • Injectables
  • Needles
Drop Off Locations
Please contact each site directly for collection hours before dropping off medications
Drop Off Box

Caln Township

Police Department
253 Municipal Drive
Thorndale, PA 19320
610-383-1281 Sheriff’s Office
The Chester County Justice Center
201 West Market Street, Suite 1201
West Chester, PA 19380

City of Coatesville*

Police Department
1 City Hall
Coatesville, PA 19320
610-384-2300 Tredyffrin Township
Police Department
1100 DuPortail Road
Berwyn, PA 19312

East Brandywine Township
Police Department
1212 Horseshoe Pike
Downingtown, PA 19335
610-269-4300 Valley Township
Police Department
890 West Lincoln Highway
Coatesville, PA 19320

Kennett Square Borough
Police Department
115 N. Broad Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348
610-444-0501 West Brandywine Township
Police Department
198 Lafayette Road
Coatesville, PA 19320

New Garden Township
Police Department
8934 Gap Newport Pike
Landenburg, PA 19350
610-268-2907 West Caln Township
Police Department
721 W Kings Highway
Coatesville, PA 19320

North Coventry Township
Police Department
845 South Hanover Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
610-323-8360 West Goshen Township
Police Department
1025 Paoli Pike
West Chester, PA 19382

Oxford Borough
Police Department
57 N. Fourth Street
Oxford, PA 19363
610-998-0032 West Vincent Township
Police Department
729 Street Matthews Road
Chester Springs, PA 19425

Parkesburg Borough
Police Department
315 W. 1st Avenue, Bldg 2
Parkesburg, PA 19365
(610) 857-3535 West Whiteland Township
Police Department
101 Commerce Drive
Exton, PA 19341

Phoenixville Borough
Police Department
351 Bridge Street
Phoenixville, PA 19460
610-933-1180 Westtown-East Goshen
Regional Police Department
1041 Wilmington Pike
West Chester, PA 19382
Download the Medication Collection Boxes brochure with locations

Permanent Medication Collection boxes are a Project of the Chester County District Attorney's Office Thomas P. Hogan, Chester County District Attorney with the support of the following State agencies: Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association, the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs and the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency and the following County of Chester Offices: Commissioners, District Attorney and Drug and Alcohol Services.

*Medication Collection Box locations in and around Coatesville are a result of a community partnership between Pennsylvania American Water the Brandywine Health Foundation, Coatesville Youth Initiative and the Police Chiefs of the City of Coatesville, Caln Township, West Caln Township, West Brandywine Township and Valley Township.