From first aid to medication safety, get the information you need to protect yourself and your family from common poisoning hazards.
Medication can be harmful if taken improperly or by the wrong person. Get tips on medication safety for over-the-counter and prescription drugs.
Keep the young children in your life safe from potentially harmful substances. The Illinois Poison Center offers our Caregivers Guide to prevent childhood poisoning.
The seasons in Illinois offer distinct opportunities for enjoying the outdoors and staying in. Each season also brings specific safety concerns.
Don't hesitate to call the Poison Helpline.
Our course covers poison prevention in seven short lessons and quizzes. It offers continuing education credit and free IPC giveaways.
Our blog tackles urgent poisoning concerns and seasonal topics to keep you in the know.
IPC resources empower parents, teachers and public officials to prevent poisonings.