When you support the Friends of 9-1-1,
you enable the NENA Foundation to:
- Create and implement nationwide standards for the training and certification of 9-1-1 telecommunicators, ensuring that Americans are provided with the same first-class service from coast-to-coast;
- Deliver 9-1-1 career training programs for America’s veterans, high school, junior college, and vocational students, and other underserved or underemployed populations;
- Provide scholarships, continuing education, and career advancement opportunities for 9-1-1 professionals;
- Develop public awareness campaigns designed to educate and inform consumers about access to, and usage of, the 9-1-1 system as public safety technologies and consumer communications products evolve.