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Tools, Tips and Bits - Fall 2017 E-Bulletin Resource Page

Nov 24, 2020
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Tools, Tips and Bits - Fall 2017 IPC E-Bulletin Resource Page




**Tools available only at Log on then copy and paste the corresponding link in the address line to go directly to the resource.


Danger Rangers: Poison (2 minutes)

Danger Rangers:  Medicine Mix Up (28 minutes)



A call to the Poison Help Line re: prenatal vitamin ingestion by child  (30 seconds)

Point of View:  Keeping Toddlers Safe  (30 seconds)




Poison Help PSA  (30 seconds)

The Poison Help Line: Making Connections (in English, Spanish, Arabic, Somali, Nepali) (1-3 minutes)

Carbon Monoxide Safety Tips  (30 seconds)

Ingesting Chemicals and the Steps to Safety  (30 seconds)

Prescription Medicine Safety Tips/Don’t let your medicines sneak up on you (30 seconds)




Seasonal Poison Prevention Tips:





National Recognition:

IPC Blogs:



Child and Family Safety Events, Activities, Resources (contact them directly with questions):

  • Car Seat Inspection Station (FREE)- every Tuesday by appointment - Contact Victoria Salow for locations/times: 312-227-7081 or
  • The Place for Children with Autism - ABA Therapy in the preschool setting (locations, finaicial assistance, etc.)
  • National Car Seat Check (FREE)- Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 (10:00am-2:00pm) - Texas Roadhouse parking lot, 18345 LaGrange Road, Tinley Park, IL
  • Child Passenger Safety Week (FREE) - Sept 17-23, 2017 Almost half of car seats and booster seats (46%) are used incorrectly. Find an inspection site near you.
  • Car Seat Check Saturday (FREE) - Saturday, September 23, 2017 (10:00am-12pm) - CostcoWarehouse, 1430 South Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60608.  Contact: or 312-227-7081 
  • Sensory-Friendly Swim Lessons - Sponsored by Safe Kids Chicago Coalition at various Goldfish Swim School locations.  Call: 847.777.3474 (Evanston), 847.371.9000 (Mundelein), 847.897.4300 (Northbook) or 630.589.1800 (Elmhurst)
  • 8th Annual ABC (Autism, Behavior, and Complex Medical Needs) Conference - Friday, November 17, 2017 - Moraine Business and Conference Center in Palos Hills, IL


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