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Heather Farm Park

301 N. San Carlos Drive

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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Help Us Tackle Our Local Prescription Drug/Heroin Abuse Epidemic!

Register today for our 4th Annual "Dose of Awareness" 5K Walk and Health Expo

FREE Health Expo - Family Friendly - Fun, Interactive Youth Activities - Great Exhibitors!

5K Walk $25/person (Includes T-shirt and Kids 12 and under walk FREE!)

- Build a walk team and help us fund raise!

Proceeds Support Bay Area Public Awareness Campaigns


1:00 - 3:30 General Activities
Health Expo (Family Education and Support Serices)

- Youth Activity Center (Games. Facepainting, Photo Booth, etc.)

- Overdose Rescue Training and Naloxone Kit Distribution

- Medication Drop Off Bin

- FREE Health Screening (Blood Pressure & Diabetes)

- Memorial Wall

1:00 - 1:30 Registration Check In

1:30 - 1:45 Guest Presentations

1:45 - 3:00 5K Walk

3:00 - 3:20 Loved Ones Tribute

3:20 - 3:30 Closing Remarks

3:30 - Event Ends

NOTE: Registration Required for ALL Activities


The National Coalition Against Prescription Drug Abuse (NCAPDA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization working to end America's prescription drug abuse epidemic through community education, policy change and legislative advocacy at all levels. Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by Federal and State tax laws. Federal Tax I.D. 90-0769605.

For more informaton, visit our website at www.ncapda.org or join us on Facebook (NCAPDA). Click here to make a donation in support of our prevention work.


The Contra Costa County MEDS Coalition is a countywide initiative with memebership consisting of numerous stakeholder groups, organizations and community representatives. We are focused on preventing prescription drug related overdoses, addiction, crime and other negative impacts through community education and engagement, policy change and other actions. Join us on Facebook and for more information about our community based coalition contact NCAPDA

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The Alameda County MEDS Coalition

The Alameda County Medication Education and Safety Disposal (MEDS) Coalition originated in 2008 from the Alameda County Senior Alcohol & Other Drug (AOD) Workgroup. We are a diverse group of stakeholders including Alameda county older adult residents, Teleosis Institute, CommPre, a program of Horizon Services, Inc., Castro Valley Community Action Network, United Seniors of Oakland and Alameda County, Alameda County Senior Injury Prevention Partnership, Alameda County Household Hazardous Waste Agency, Alameda County Sheriff's Office, Alameda Health Care Services Agency, Eden Township Healthcare District, Davis Street Resource Center, East Bay Municipal Utility District, Union Sanitary District, Castro Valley Sanitary District, Alameda County Water Districts, and Alameda County Supervisor Nate Miley. The MEDS Coalition assisted with passage of the Alameda County Safe Drug Disposal Ordinance (2012). Join us on Facebook to receive updates about our work.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No. All ages are welcome to attend and participate in the Health Expo and the Walk.

What are my parking options for getting to and from the event?

Plenty of free parking available on site!

Can I bring my dog to the event?

Yes! Well behaved dogs, on leash, are welcomed at the event.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact April Rovero at info@ncapda.org or by phone at 925-480-7723.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

It will help to speed up the check-in process if you have your ticket with you.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, please email us at info@ncapda.org if you want to transfer your ticket by March 15, 2018.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, but only if the ticket has been transferred prior to March 15, 2018 and the attendee has completed the event waiver.

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301 N. San Carlos Drive

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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