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Downloadable Educational Materials

The New Mexico Poison Center offers a variety of materials designed to educate New Mexicans about poison prevention and first aid on a number of topics.  Feel free to download the materials below at your convenience.  All materials listed below are in portable document format (pdf).

If you are interested in ordering magnets, telephone stickers or additional pre-printed materials, please submit an online order form.  We offer up to 100 of each item per calendar year at no cost; additional amounts can be purchased for nominal fees.  Please allow two weeks to process.

Brochures



Flyers and Handouts



Posters

  • Keep Her Safe - promotes keeping poisons out of sight and reach of children.
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  • Ask First - encourages adolescents to ask questions before exploring toxic substances.
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  • Inhalant Poster - discourages breathing in chemical fumes to get high and provides information about the negative effects of inhalant abuse on the body.
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  • Prescription Label - educates the public about the importance of carefully reading prescription labels before taking medication.
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  • Senior - encourages senior citizens to put on their reading glasses, turn on the lights and read prescription labels carefully before taking their medications.
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  • Poison Purse - illustrates poisonous items commonly found in purses that are easily accessible to children.
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  • Safe Laundering - provides tips on how to keep little ones safe while washing clothes.
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  • Snake Bites - distinguishes between venomous and non - venomous snakes including inhabited areas and snake bite prevention and "dos and don'ts."
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  • 2016 AAPCC Snakebite Prevention & Treatment - this 11 x 17 poster provides up - to - date information on the prevention and treatment of snakebites.
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  • Sharing Pills Can Kill - alerts teens about the dangers of prescription drug misuse and abuse--3 different posters.


Additional Educational Materials

The Web sites below provide a number of free educational materials.