The American Association of Poison Control Centers supports the nation’s 55 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. Poison centers offer free,┬áconfidential medical advice 24 hours a day, seven days a week through the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. This service provides a primary resource for poisoning information and helps reduce costly hospital visits through in-home treatment.

The AAPCC’s mission is to actively advance the health care role and public health mission of our members through information, advocacy, education and research.

Contact Information


Phone: 1-800-222-1222