Having knowledge of the ins-and-outs of 9-1-1 is important for both kids and adults. Tarrant County 9-1-1 District offers free 9-1-1 public education services to the community. It’s important for us to keep Tarrant County informed of new 9-1-1 technology and educate about 9-1-1.

Some key points to remember when calling 9-1-1

• Know your address or location of where the emergency is occurring

• Stay Calm

• Don’t hang up until told to do so by the 9-1-1 operator

• Listen to all the instructions given to you by the 9-1-1 operator

• Never put yourself or others in danger when calling in an emergency

If you are interested in having 9-1-1 education at your business, organization, school or upcoming event please contact Abigail Dudek at PublicEd@tc911.org or 817-334-0911

                                                                     

 

Meet Cell Phone Sally!

Cell Phone Sally is the popular 9-1-1 mascot who along with her friends teach children a variety of 9-1-1 life-saving skills.  The job of Cell Phone Sally to teach kids how to use 9-1-1 when they need police, the fire department or an ambulance. Cell Phone Sally enjoys visiting kids at schools and other community functions. If you are interested in having Cell Phone Sally at your next event contact Abigail Dudek at PublicEd@tc911.org or call 817-334-0911. This is a free service provided by Tarrant County 9-1-1 District.

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