Web posted Thursday, April 4, 2002

Crisis Help

Emergency police, fire or medical help: dial 911.

Poison information center: 800-478-3193.

Family violence or child abuse: call South Peninsula Women's Services' 24-hour crisis line, 235-8101.

Mental Health Services: call Community Mental Health Center's 24-hour crisis line, 235-7701.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Homer, meets daily, noon and 8 p.m., Suite 9, Hillas Building, 235-6822.

Alcoholics Anonymous,Anchor Point, meets Wednesday and Friday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday at noon, Anchor River Grocery, second floor.

Al-anon meets the first and third Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Hillas Building, Suite 9. 235-7363.

Narcotics Anonymous meets 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the United Methodist Church, 770 East End Road; 7:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the Anchor Point Baptist Church and 6:30-7:30 p.m. Saturday in the South Peninsula Hospital Conference Room 1.

Emergency siren tests: Kenai Peninsula Borough emergency siren tests are at noon the first Thursday of each month except holidays. The test consists of attack and alert tones.

Attack warning signal: wavering tone for three minutes, sounded in case of evacuation for tsunami, enemy attack or diaster requiring evacuation.

Alert warning signal: continuous tone for three minutes, to alert populous of impending danger. Turn on radio, TV or marine band radio and listen for information.