|Domestic Violence Hotline||1-800-773-2424||Women's Center of Montgomery County|
|Drug and Alcohol||1-800-662-4357 (HELP)||PA Get Help Now!|
|Mobile Crisis Support||1-855-634-HOPE (4673)|
|Older Adult Protective Services||1-800-734-2020||Protective Services|
|PA Child Abuse Hotline||1-800-932-0313||Child Protective Services|
|Suicide Prevention Hotline||1-800-273-8255||Suicide Prevention Task Force|
|Your Way Home Montgomery County
|2-1-1 (Call or text)||Your Way Home|
9-1-1 should be used in any situation that requires immediate assistance from the police, the fire department or an ambulance. If you are ever in doubt of whether a situation is an emergency, you should call 9-1-1. It's better to be safe and let the 9-1-1 call taker determine if you need emergency assistance.
On July 20, 2015 the Montgomery County Commissioners announced that wireless phone customers have the ability to send short text messages to 9-1-1 in an emergency. At this time, Text-to-911 is only available to subscribers of AT&T, Sprint, Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile.
Text-to-911 may be most helpful in these emergency situations: