Who We Serve

Serving all Californians
Including families, individuals, healthcare professionals, and educators.

Families & individuals

The Poison Hotline is available to members of the public in California. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, with language interpreter services available in over 200 languages. Our experts answer any poison-related questions or concerns on the toll-free Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Find more information for Families and Indidivuals

Healthcare professionals

California health professionals can call a dedicated, toll-free number for access to CPCS health professionals to assist with patient care. 9-1-1 dispatchers obtain access through their dedicated phone line to assist with emergency calls to 911 in California as needed. Find more information for Healthcare Professionals


Free health education materials are available for educators throughout the state of California. The Health Education program also offers partnerships to organizations interested in collaborating on poison prevention outreach and activities. Find more information for Educators