Our Mission
The mission of the NG9-1-1 Institute is to assist the Congressional NextGen 9-1-1 Caucus by serving as a broad educational resource on issues important to the effective operation and advancement of NG9-1-1 services and systems. The overarching objective of the NG9-1-1 Institute is to advance the rapid implementation of NG9-1-1 in order to promote more effective emergency response, improve public safety, and advance national security interests. To this end, the Institute seeks to educate Congressional Members and staff on issues that may impact timely and effective NG9-1-1 implementation.

About The NG9-1-1 Institute
The NG9-1-1 Institute is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that works with the Congressional NextGen 9-1-1 Caucus to promote deployment of advanced and effective 9-1-1 and Next Generation 9-1-1 (collectively, NG9-1-1) services throughout the nation. Founded in 2003, the Institute continues to be a valued resource for Members of Congress and their staff.

The NextGen 9-1-1 Caucus
The Congressional NextGen 9-1-1 Caucus is the only bi-partisan, bi-cameral organization dedicated exclusively to emergency communications / NG9-1-1 issues and the education of the importance of citizen activated emergency response NG9-1-1 systems.

NextGen 9-1-1 Services
Next Generation or NG9-1-1 services are the next step in public safety / emergency communications, and include the introduction of text, video, sensors, data, and advanced location techniques integrated into public safety / 9-1-1 calls.

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