In addition to assisting with thousands of calls each year, the Missouri Poison Center also provides educational services to area schools and organizations.
For more information regarding poison prevention materials please call 314-772-8300 or 1-800-222-1222 (outside St. Louis).
You may also download the Poison Prevention Materials Order Form (PDF).
If you are a designated MUA or FQHC, please use this order form(PDF).
What To Do If Your Child Is Poisoned
Poison Prevention Top 10
Top 10 Categories of Exposure
Take the Poison Look-Alikes Quiz
Download Games and Puzzles!
Spike's Poison Prevention Adventure
This video uses a puppet show to teach young children about poison prevention.
Additional educational materials are also available.
Poison Safe Practices
Download and print any of our "Poison Safe Practices" and share them with your class, your clientele or even use them for self reminders.
National Poison Prevention Week and a safety checklist for your home - March
Repel pests, not people - June
Mold - September - NEW!
Hand sanitizers - January
Why call the poison center? - March
Over-the-counter medicines - June
Pesticides and other garden chemicals - September (crossword puzzle!)
Carbon Monoxide safety - November
Our version of the 12 Days of Christmas - December
Spring cleaning & Snake bite first aid - March
Do you know what to do if you are poisoned? - June
Take aim at poison prevention (deer season is upon us) - September
Deck the halls & Safe storage of Buprenorphine - December
Mushrooms - March
Dietary supplements - June
Safe use of ADHD medications - September
One pill can kill - December
Avoid medication mishaps, Poison Prevention Week - March
Food safety - June
Energy drinks, safe use of ADHD medications - September (2 parts)
Clean out your medicine cabinet - December
Carbon monoxide - March
The drug facts label, Poison Prevention Week - June
Snake bites - September
Reading medication labels - December