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Education & News

Education is an important part of what we do at the Ontario Poison Centre. This education may focus on toxicology, poison prevention and general awareness of poison centre services. This education is accomplished through a variety of methods including: teaching at the poison centre or on-location, printed materials, and distance education technology.

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Read about poison control issues currently in the news.

Request Resources

The Ontario Poison Centre has a variety of resources to enhance your poison prevention education.

Poison Links

If you are looking for specific information that you cannot find on our website, you may find it at one of these informative websites.

Poison Prevention Week

Each year, Poison Prevention Week is promoted nationally during the third full week of March.