9-1-1 Texting Available in Montgomery County
Wireless phone customers in Montgomery County have the ability to send short text messages to 9-1-1 in an emergency. Text-to-911 may be most helpful to individuals who have speech or hearing impairments, or who are having a medical emergency that renders them incapable of speech. It is also helpful in cases when making noise may endanger the caller, such as a home invasion/robbery, or instances of domestic violence or abduction. At this time, Text-to-911 is only available to subscribers of AT&T, Sprint, Verizon Wireless and T-Mobile. Learn more about how and when to text 911 here.
CALLING 9-1-1 FOR AN EMERGENCY IS STILL THE PREFERED CONTACT METHOD
Emergency Alert Notification System
Register to receive Montgomery County emergency alert information via e-mail, home phone, cell phone, pagers, and more. Montgomery County uses the Roam Secure Alert Network to immediately contact you during a major crisis or emergency. Please click here for more information.
Pennsylvania State Police, Troop K, Skippack
2047C Bridge Road, Schwenksville, PA 19473
Phone: (610) 584-1250
Fax: (610) 410-2610
Worcester Volunteer Fire Department (WVFD) The WVFD has been a very dedicated part of our community, and has been serving since 1959. It is an all-volunteer organization and is continually looking for committed people who are willing to serve as firefighters, fire police, support personnel or as members of the "Ladies Auxiliary." If you are interested in assisting the community, please contact the Fire Chief or the President of the Department at 610-584-5159. Weekly meetings are held every Thursday.
Worcester Volunteer Fire Department
Post Office Box 1, Worcester, PA 19490
1725 Valley Forge Road
Worcester, PA 19490
Animals & Wildlife Emergencies
Pennsylvania Game Commission Regional Office
The Commission is responsible for managing all of Pennsylvania's wild birds and mammals (i.e. rabid and deceased animals). The Game Commission also collects deceased wild animals from County and Township-owned roads (PennDOT collects these dead critters from State-owned roads). Roadway classifications may be viewed here.
253 Snyder Road
Reading, PA 19605
Montgomery County SPCA The SPCA provides services for stray, lost, found or neglected animals. They will also pick-up confined, immobile and abandoned domestic animals.
Montgomery County Dog Warden The County Dog Warden is Edward Bunt.
Area Ambulance Services
A map of ambulance coverage areas may be viewed here
Lower Providence Community Center Ambulance
10 Parklane Drive, Post Office Box 8, Eagleville, PA 19408
Non-Emergency Phone: (610) 539-8465
Plymouth Community Ambulance Association
902 Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
Non-Emergency Phone: (610) 277-2776
Volunteer Medical Service Corps of Lansdale
175 Medical Campus Drive, Lansdale, PA 19446
Non-Emergency Phone: (215) 855-3779
Skippack Emergency Medical Services (SEMS)
4058 Mensch Road, Post Office Box 59, Skippack, PA 19474
Non-Emergency Phone: (610) 454-9665
Einstein Medical Center-Montgomery
559 West Germantown Pike, East Norriton, PA 19403
Phone: (484) 622-1000
140 Nutt Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460
Phone: (610) 983-1000
Suburban Community Hospital
2701 Dekalb Pike, Norristown, PA 19401
Phone: (610) 278-2000
Abington Lansdale Hospital
100 Medical Campus Drive, Lansdale, PA 19446
Phone: (215) 368-2100