What to do When 9-1-1 Answers

Here are some tips to help children remember what to do when they are on the phone with  9-1-1:

  • Remember to stay calm and speak slowly.
  • Tell the 9-1-1 call taker what's wrong and where you need help.
  • Speak up loud and clear when the 9-1-1 call taker asks you questions.
  • Stay on the phone until the 9-1-1 call taker tells you to hang up.

If you ever need to call 9-1-1, a friendly call taker is ready to help you.  Just remember that 9-1-1 is for emergencies only - never as a joke!


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