April is 9-1-1 Education Month

Did you know April is 9-1-1 Education Month?

NENA, the National Emergency Number Administration, has declared that April is 9-1-1 Education Month. Take this time to help educate your residents about the proper use of 9-1-1, what do expect when they call 9-1-1, and text-to-911 if it is available. There are many great resources available online including:

  • NENA’s Education Page: http://www.nena.org/?page=911_EducationMonth
  • Know 911: http://www.know911.org/
  • 9-1-1 For Kids: http://911forkids.com/
  • Texas’ Cell Phone Sally: http://csec.texas.gov/educational-resources/kids-resources/911-public-education