9-1-1 = General Emergency Number in USA & Canada
General Emergency Numbers Around the World
911 - Emergency Police/Fire/Ambulance in the USA & Canada
066 - Emergency in Mexico
112 - Emergency in most (not all - check your local country) of Europe
000 - Emergency in Australia
111 - Emergency in New Zealand
999 - Hong Kong
117 - The Philippines
Some countries have specific numbers for the type of emergency
Israel & India = Police: 100 Ambulance: 101 Fire: 102
Japan = Police: 110 Ambulance/Fire: 119
South Korea = Police: 112 Ambulance/Fire: 119
China = Police: 100 Ambulance: 120 Fire: 119
South America and Africa: emergency numbers vary widely, check with the individual country.
Other Emergency, Crisis and Helplines
Poison Control Center: 1-800-222-1222
Animal Poison Control Center: (888) 426-4435 [a fee may apply].
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
Veteran's Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI): 1-202 324-3000
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
General contact number: 1-202-646-2500
For disaster survivors: 1-800-621-3362
American Red Cross
General contact number: 1-800-733-2767
For help contacting a service member during an emergency: 1-877-272-7337
(The Salvation Army offers many services, including disaster relief, missing persons, and veterans' assistance. Please see their website for additional information and contacts.)
Other Numbers You May Want In an EmergencyYou should put together a list of personal and local numbers that you may need in an emergency. Contact information you may wish to have include:
- Your family, friends, pastor/priest/rabbi, etc.
- Your state's Highway Patrol.
- Local non-emergency fire and police numbers.
- Various local government offices & services.
- Your mechanic and local tow truck company.
- Your local water, power, and gas companies.
- Local hospitals.
- Your doctors, dentist, eye doctor, veterinarian, pharmacy, etc.
- Your insurance companies (health, auto, property, life, etc.).
- Your bank and other financial institutions.
Legal Help with Second Amendment Issues
The Shooter's Bar -- Pro Second-Amendment Attorneys
JPFO Guide to 2A/CCW Oriented Attorneys
Legal Help with Freedom of Religion Issues
American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ)
Legal helpline: 1-757-226-2489
Christian Law Association (ALC)
Alliance Defending Freedom
Toll Free: 1-800-835-5233