Emergency Phone Numbers & Steps

Being prepared when you make that call is important. 
Here is a list of numbers and steps that will help you in an emergency situation.

Emergency Numbers & Steps
Dial 911 for Fire, Police or Ambulance Emergencies

POISON CENTRE 1-800-332-1414 or if busy call     1-403-944-1414
HEALTH LINK ALBERTA 1-866-408-5465
ATCO GAS 1-800-511-3447
ATCO POWER 1-800-668-5506

Town of McLennan Administration: 780-324-3065
Town of McLennan Public Works: 780-837-0039
Government of Alberta Emergency Numbers:

Six Things to Tell the Operator When You Need Help

  1. Who you need - Police, Fire or Ambulance
  2. Where you need the help (your address)
  3. What is happening now
  4. How did it happen
  5. When did it happen
  6. Your name

Helpful Hints

  • Teach everyone in your family how to make emergency calls.
  • If you accidentally call 911, stay on the line so the operator knows that help is not needed; otherwise, the operator will notify the Police to investigate.

Have the following information by your phone

  • The 911 number
  • Your Street Address
  • Your Home Phone Number and Cell Phone Numbers
  • Directions to your home from the Police Station and Fire Hall
Alberta Emergency Alert App