We provide expert telephone advice about poisonings to the public and health care professionals of NS & PEI. Advice for the entire family: children, youth, adults & seniors. 24/7.
To provide optimal individualized care in the event of a real or potential poisoning.
What to do if you have swallowed, breathed in, or splashed something in your eye or on your skin.
Links to food and product safety recalls & warnings.
Poison Prevention tips to keep you and your family safe.
Be aware of the potential poisons all around you. The best way to stay safe is through prevention.
Links to our partners in the community & government.
The IWK Regional Poison Centre can be reached by calling 1-800-565-8161 or by calling 911 and asking to speak to the Poison Centre.
Child Safety Link Cautions Parents/Caregivers About New Household Poisoning Risks to Children
Slide presentation on new poisoning threats.