Scholarship Program – National NENA Conference – Membership has an opportunity to send 4 people to the National Conference with a stipend of a maximum of $2,000.00 for expenses. The conference is in June 2017 and candidates for this program should be submitted by March, 10th, 2017 to the Executive Board. Only one candidate per Alabama agency will be considered and only 4 candidates will be selected. Candidates should be in good standing with the Association and their Agency, but whose Agency does not have the means to normally send them to attend the annual National conference. The Agency must be willing to release the applicant(s) chosen to attend and cover any peripheral costs above the normal stipend of $2,000.00 per applicant. Additional details are in the program and the attached application that is required for consideration. We are placing the program and applications online at this time to ensure that we are able to select candidates for this upcoming National Conference in San Antonio, Tx. Questions regarding the program or candidacy can be forwarded to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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:
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
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.