Alabama NENA - 4th Quarter Meeting - October 13th, 2016 - & Upcoming Events

The AL-NENA 3rd quarterly meeting will be Thursday, October 13th, 2016 at 8am.

Executive Board meeting will be held Wednesday, October 12th, 2016 at 3pm.

Site for ALNENA Quarterly meeting:
                   Perdido Beach Resort
                  27200 Perdido Beach Blvd.
                  Orange Beach, AL  36561

APCO Training - Nov. 15, 2016

First Responders: Stress, PTSD, Suicide…Help for those who help others!

Sponsored by: Alabama Chapter of APCO

2016 9-1-1 Goes to Washington

These are the Talking Points that was discussed in the meetings.

Below is a slideshow of photos taken.

Red E. Fox Costume

Red E. Fox costume was created as way to teach children how to save lives and property through the proper use of 9-1-1,  Red. E. Fox was created as a 9-1-1 Public Safety icon in the tradition of Smokey Bear and McGruff the Crime Dog.  Red E. Fox has been the official 9-1-1 mascot since 1994.

If you would like to borrow the costume for educational purposes, contact one of the agencies below:  

Ebola Screening Guidelines for EMS/911

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has posted Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) for Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Virus Disease in the United States online at 

Text to 9-1-1

Attached are copies of a sample request letter for Text to 9-1-1 services and the contact information for the four Tier 1 wireless carriers that Districts will need to use to request Text to 9-1-1 service.  

Lee Moore ( provided the generic letter and contact information of the carriers.  Ray Preston ( provided the letter to AT&T.