The Comfort of a Home Phone
Sure, most people have cellphones these days, but many folks still enjoy the comfort and convenience of a home phone as well. Voice service from Twin Valley is your family phone, where loved ones can always reach you—and 911 emergency services are only three quick taps away. Opt for the comfort, reliability, and safety of a landline—your family phone.
988 – National Suicide Prevention Hotline
10 Digit Dialing Begins in Kansas
Phone service updates begin to allow for a new three-digit number to reach the national mental health hotline, local calls will need to be placed using the area code first. You should begin dialing 10 digits (785 + seven-digit telephone number) for all local calls starting today.
Mental Health Hotline to Get Three-Digit Phone Number
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will adopt 988 as a new three-digit number to be used nationwide to reach the National Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Crisis Lifeline, starting in the summer of 2022. Continue to dial 1-800-273-TALK to reach the Lifeline until this new number is activated.
Changes Affect Local Calling for 620 Area Code
In order for 988 to work in the 785 Area Code, 10-digit local dialing must be implemented, causing a change in the way you place local calls. In the State of Kansas, this also affects the 620 Area Code.