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All the rescue hotlines you can call or text during emergencies

All the rescue hotlines you can call or text during emergencies

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So you’ve stocked up on food, charged your gadgets and made sure you’ve got all your essential documents and COVID-19 safety gear good to go in one bag.

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What else can you do to prepare? Well, take note of all the national and location-based hotline numbers—you never know when you’ll need assistance during calamities. These emergency numbers listed below have been updated, following the extension of landline numbers to an eight-number format.

 

Rescue Hotlines

 

National Hotlines

  • National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC): 8911-1406 / 8912-2665 / 8912-5668 / 8911-1873
  • Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP): 8426-0219 / 8426-0246
  • Philippine National Police (PNP): 8723-0401 to 20
  • Philippine Coast Guard: 0917-724-3682 / 0918-967-4697
  • Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA): 136
  • Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA): 8927-1541 / 8926-4251
  • Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD): 8931-8101 to 07
  • Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS): 8426-1468 to 79
  • Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH): 165-02
  • Skyway System: 8875-9929 / 5318-8655
  • North Luzon Expressway (NLEX): 8580-8900
  • South Luzon Expressway (SLEX): 5318-8655 / 0999-8860893 / 0917-5398762 / 0932-8546980

 

Header photo by Bureau of Fire Protection National Capital Region Special Rescue Unit

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