Guide

Getting support during an emergency or incident

Last updated: 25 May 2017

Overview

There are many voluntary organisations who can give you support during emergencies or major incidents.

This includes:

  • advice, care and first aid
  • food, clothing and shelter
  • search and rescue
  • transport

Reporting an emergency

Call 999 if you or someone else is in immediate danger, or if the crime is in progress.

If you're unsure about whether to call 999, you can find more advice on reporting an emergency.

Getting support during an emergency or incident
Overview