Information on this website is not to be used in an emergency situation. Please call 1-800-222-1222 for poisoning emergencies.

Teachers

Below are links to poison prevention educational activities, games and other materials. If you are planning to teach poison prevention and need additional resources, contact our health educator, Maria Chapman, at maria.chapman@nortonhealthcare.org or (502) 629-5428.

Online games and activities

Tox Town – This activity from the National Library of Medicine is an introduction to toxic chemicals and environmental health risks you might encounter in everyday life, in everyday places.

Hidden Home Hazards - The activity from Scholastic, sponsored by the American Association of Poison Control Centers, helps find hidden poison dangers in the home.

Printable games and activities

Over-the-Counter Medicine Safety Program

Scholastic and the American Association of Poison Control Centers have teamed up to create curriculum for teaching fifth- and sixth-grade students about over-the-counter (OTC) medications. Click the link below to access the program.

www.scholastic.com/otcmedsafety