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Health Education Resources

The California Poison Control System (CPCS) Health Education Program develops free materials and programs to raise awareness of the Poison Hotline to prevent poison exposures throughout California.

Access and share the materials and programs below to help minimize poisonings in your community.


Poison Safety Newsletter

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Health Education Materials

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Free health education literature, available in a variety of languages.

Text Tips

Receive weekly text tips. Text TIPS to 20121 for information in English OR text PUNTOS to 20121 for information in Spanish.

Poison Safety Course

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An online interactive learning tool to help you and your family be poison safe.

CPCS YouTube

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Subscribe and watch to learn more about poisoning prevention.

Pills or Candy?

Play the game
Can you tell the difference between medicine and candy? Play the game to find out.