One Call Now
What is One Call Now?
One Call Now is an automated notification system that sends recorded and transcribed messages using phone, text, email and app group messaging. The District of Stewart mainly uses One Call Now to notify people and provide direction during an emergency event. This service allows every registered number to be reached within minutes.
How Can I Register for One Call Now?
Click on this link: One Call Now-Registration & Information to access the registration page.
Where is My Contact Information Stored?
One Call Now is an American company and stores all customer contact information on computer servers in the United States.
How Can I Update My Contact Information & Preferences?
Any time your contact information changes, email or stop into the District of Stewart Office to update the One Call Now list. The exception is when opting in/out of text messages: for this see Can I Choose Text Messages in the next section below.
Can I Choose Text Messages Instead of a Phone Call?
Yes, for cell phone numbers you can opt in to receive text messages instead of a phone call. To opt in to receive text messages from One Call Now, you need to text the code: "Resume" to the number: (937) 240-0720. If you choose to opt out of text messages you text the code: "Stop"
Can I Register Multiple Numbers?
You can register up to 6 numbers under a single name.
What Number is Displayed on Caller ID When A Message Is Delivered?
The District of Stewart’s phone number (250) 636-2251 will be displayed when a message is delivered, (unless you have your phone programmed to display this number differently.)
Will I Be Prompted to Respond to a Message?
Depending on the situation, a response may be requested from you. This will be in the form of simple questions and you will use the numbers on your phone to respond yes or no.
Will There Be Follow-up Messages to Update Me of the Situation?
After the initial message, we will send updates as necessary and also once the emergency has passed.