0333 220 5050
Visiting DSN BSL Video
Chester Deaf Centre, South View Road, Chester, CH1 4JG
Textphone: 01244 375347
Fax: 01244 378215
27 Bridge Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6EG
Textphone: 01625 669680
Fax: 01625 662243
144 London Road, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 5HH
Textphone: 01606 350823
Fax: 01606 49456
Out Of Hours
For emergency out-of-hours services, contact your local authority on the numbers below.
Contacting the Police
Reporting a non-emergency if you are D/deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech impediment
You can now contact the police through Typetalk for non-emergency situations on 18001 101
By SMS text message
You can also use EMERGENCY SMS (ESMS) service to send an emergency text message. Before you are able to send an emergency text message you will need to register your mobile phone with the system.
After you have registered your phone, you will be able to send text messages to 999.
Guidance on how to send an emergency text message is available on the ESMS website.