Ontario Poison Centre

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Description & Services
Description Telephone toxicology consultation service providing expert poison advice 24 hours a day to the public and health-care professionals * available to assist if you think that you or someone has been exposed to a dangerous substance * provides assistance to people of all ages for a wide variety of exposures * information available to help you prevent poisonings * information available for health care professionals care for poisoned patient using current evidence-based treatment guidelines
Dates Year round
Hours Monday-Sunday 24 hours
Accessibility Not Accessible
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services - 170 languages
Fees None
Location, Telephone & Internet
Social Media Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/ON_Poison
Location Toronto
Areas Served Manitoba ; Nunavut ; Ontario
Office Phone 416-813-5900
TTY For those who are hearing impaired, please call Ontario Poison Centre using your telephone service provider's call relay service.
Toll Free Phone 1-800-268-9017
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
E-Mail poison.information@sickkids.ca
Website www.ontariopoisoncentre.com
Contact Information
Mailing Address c/o Ontario Poison Centre 
The Hospital for Sick Children 
555 University Ave 
Toronto, ON M5G 1X8
Primary Contact Donna Tedesco, Administrative Assistant
Search Category
Settlement Headings Health ; Hospitals ; Language
Subjects Health education ; Health hazards ; Health service professionals ; Health services ; Poison control ; Telephone support
Other Details
Funding Private


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