Emergency / Poison Control
If you have an emergency situation please contact your local poison control center.
You can search local control centers using this link provided below.
or call 1-800-222-1222.
America’s 57 poison centers are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, every day of the year. Just one number, 1-800-222-1222, will connect you to your local poison center. Call for information or during poisoning emergencies to get immediate advice from specially trained nurses, pharmacists, toxicologists and other experts. Calls are free and confidential.
The American Association of Poison Control Centers is a non-profit, national organization founded in 1958 that represents the poison control centers of the United States and the interests of poison prevention and treatment of poisoning.
The nation’s 57 poison centers as well as other poison-related organizations are members of American Association of Poison Control Centers, or AAPCC. AAPCC’s mission statement: AAPCC is dedicated to actively advancing the health care role and public health mission of our members through information, advocacy, education and research.