We have listed some very important phone numbers below for foreigners to use in case of emergencies during the time they stay in Turkey; phone conversations may be held in English:
155 Police; in the cases when security of life and property is threatened
156 Gendarmerie line; in the areas which are off the borders of provincial and county municipality and where the police departments are absent, this line is called instead of 155
112 Emergency; ambulance service in the cases of emergency
110 Fire brigade
153 Municipal police; municipal services and information, disabled services, home care services, woman and family health services, etc.
157 Human trafficking; human trafficking victims hotline
0800 219 91 91 Phone library; free of charge book reading service for visually impaired. You should register to use this service.
183 Child abuse and family violence; family, woman, child and disabled advisory hotline
150 BİMER (Prime Ministry Communications Center); Claims, complaints and requests related to public enterprises and information that can be obtained from public enterprises and governorate can be requested from this line.
144 Public welfare hotline; It provides with professional communication support to people who are in need of public welfare.
171 Smoking cessation and drug use informing hotline; Support line for smoking cessation and substance abuse