I am happy to announce that T9-1-1 is now available in the Central Okanagan! For people who’s hearing and/or speech ability is limiting them to access 911 emergency services we now have T9-1-1. The key here is to register your cell phone.

“Members of the DHHSI community should visit www.TextWith911.ca to register their cellphone with their wireless service provider and to learn more about how the system works.”

For the press release, pleas visit:
https://www.ecomm911.ca/news-events/news-releases/2016/Specialized-9-1-1-Text-Service-Now-Available-for-Deaf-and-Speech-Impaired-Residents.php
or
http://www.regionaldistrict.com/whats-new.aspx