How can I teach my child to call 911?
It's important to teach young children about 911. Age 4 is a great time to start and one way to teach them is with a cell phone 911 call simulator app you can download. Check with your service provider or the online app store for you phone to download this important teaching too.
Many people are opting out of having a landline in their homes and with cell phones so prevalent, it is important that your kids know how to access your phone and call 911. They also need to know when it is important to call and when it is not important to call. The link below has some excellent tips for teaching your kids how to use 911 for emergencies.Tips for Teaching Kids to Dial 911

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1. When Should I Call 911?
2. What will I be asked when I call 911?
3. Does My Cell Phone Show My Location?
4. Can I text to 911?
5. What if 911 caller is deaf or hearing/speech impaired?
6. Who pays for 911?
7. How can I teach my child to call 911?
8. I accidentally called 911, am I in trouble?
9. How can I prepare my own disaster kit?
10. How much water should I store for emergencies and how long can it be safely stored?
11. Sheltering place - What does that mean and what if I am not at home?