Learn about when, where and how to call 9-1-1.
GHC 9-1-1 Wednesday Fact. Text-to-9-1-1 is a valuable service to be used in an emergency situation when it is not possible to make a voice call. Voice calls are still the best and fastest way to contact 9-1-1.
#texting #Emergency #wednesdaythoughts
Good luck to everyone participating on this weekend’s Houston 5K marathon. Remember to be safe and call 9-1-1 or text to 9-1-1 (if available in your area) in a real life threatening emergency.
#houwx #coldweather #SafetyFirst
Throwback Thursday! GHC 9-1-1 35th Anniversary Celebration. Cheers to many years of service and many more to come!
#ThrowbackThursday #celebrate #anniversary
Be safe and stay inside if there is no need to leave your house. Take precautions to protect your home and loved ones. Remember to create your Emergency Profile to keep your family safe.
To create your free Emergency Profile, visit: https://t.co/vScelWBY3c
It’s important to know the difference between calling 9-1-1 on a landline versus a cell phone. Knowing the difference and the correct information to provide when calling in an emergency can help 9-1-1 dispatchers send proper first responders to your location faster.
Great job #kidhero! Is very important to teach kids what to do in a real life threatening emergency. Every second counts! For more 9-1-1 information, visit: https://t.co/gqKDxNK0hV
#kidhero #KNOWLEDGE #emergency
Today is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day.
If you suspect human trafficking, call the national human trafficking hotline at 1-888-373-7888. Also 9-1-1 call takers are trained to handle calls with information about human trafficking.