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Sepsis Awareness Month Toolkit

Help us spread sepsis awareness!

We want everyone in your community to know the signs and symptoms of sepsis, so no one has to unnecessarily suffer from this life-threatening condition. Together we can make this happen. We’ve prepared a toolkit with everything you need to raise sepsis awareness among your friends, family and in your community. Check-out the tools below and let’s start spreading awareness!

Help Spread the Word: social media, infographics, handouts

Click here to view, download and share!

Digital Infographics

Just click the below web-compatible images to download them.

Printable Handouts

Click the below images to download, print, and share them.

Social Media Flyers and Infographics

Click the below social media compatible images to download and share them. Below each image is a message to accompany the image on social media. Remember to tag @SepsisAlliance and use the hashtags #SepsisAwarenessMonth and #SAM2019.

Social media message: September is #SepsisAwarenessMonth. When it comes to sepsis, it’s about TIME. As many as 80% of sepsis deaths could be prevented with rapid diagnosis and treatment. Learn more at #SAM2019 @SepsisAlliance

Social media message: September is #SepsisAwarenessMonth. Sepsis is the body’s life-threatening reaction to an infection that affects 1.7 million people in the U.S. every year. You can raise awareness and save lives. Learn how at #SAM2019 @SepsisAlliance

Social media message: Did you know that #sepsis takes more lives than opioid overdoses, breast cancer, and prostate cancer combined? September is #SepsisAwarenessMonth. You can help save lives by raising #sepsisawareness. Learn how at #SAM2019 @SepsisAlliance

Social media message: When it comes to sepsis, remember it’s about TIME. For every hour treatment is delayed, the risk of death increases by as much as 8%. This #SepsisAwarenessMonth learn the signs. You could save a life. Visit #SAM2019 @SepsisAlliance

Social media message: Did you know that more than 80% of sepsis patients are 50 years or older? If it’s not treated quickly, sepsis can be deadly. This #SepsisAwarenessMonth, take the T.I.M.E. to save lives. Learn how at #SAM2019 @SepsisAlliance

Social media message: More than 75,000 children develop severe #sepsis each year in the U.S. If it’s not treated quickly, it can be deadly. This #SepsisAwarenessMonth, learn the signs. You could save a life. Learn more at #SAM2019 @SepsisAlliance

Fundraise: Everything you need to fundraise

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Host an Event: Everything you need to host your own event

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Get Your Sepsis Awareness SWAG:

If you’d like to order sepsis awareness ribbons and pins, stickers, poster, educational brochures, symptoms cards, and more, click here.

Public Service Announcements:

Share the stories of sepsis survivors and their loved ones with your community. Click here to watch, listen and share

DIY Sepsis Community Presentation:

Want to lead a sepsis education presentation in your community, click here to learn how!

Sepsis Information Guides:

Sepsis Alliance provides over 40 guides covering a range of health conditions and patient populations, and their connection to sepsis, such as sepsis and children, sepsis and flu, and sepsis and pregnancy. To view, download, and print these guides, click here.

Spanish Resources:

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Sepsis Awareness Month FAQ: You have a question?

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How do I order brochures?
Brochures, symptom cards, stickers, banners, and more can all be ordered from the Sepsis Alliance Store. Shipping is free within the continental U.S. Click here to order.

Can I share Sepsis Information Guides with my family or with patients?
Yes, we encourage you to download, print, distribute and share Sepsis Information Guides
with family, friends, and patients for educational purposes. By downloading the guides, you
agree to our terms of use which includes not republishing, reproducing, editing, or
modifying the information in the guides. Additionally, the guides cannot be sold, rented, or

Do you have any events in my area?
All of our events are posted on the events calendar. Don’t see one in your area? You can participate in the Sepsis Awareness Superhero Challenge.

Who should I contact to discuss a partnership?
Please reach out to Angelica Estrada, Communications Manager, at

Have another question? Please reach out to us at and we’re happy to help.