Emergency Contact

In an Emergency dial 911


Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

Creston Detachment 250-428-9313

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm

Nelson Detachment 250-352-2156

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm


Riondel Volunteer Fire Department

Dial 911 in an emergency

Report a Wildfire

call *5555 or 1-800-663-5555


East Shore Community Health Centre

15985 Highway 3A, Crawford Bay BC


Hours of Operation: By appointment only Tuesday to Thursday

Creston Valley Hospital & Health Centre

312 – 15th Avenue North, Creston BC


Open for Emergency Services 24/7

Kootenay Lake Hospital

3 View Street, Nelson BC


Open for Emergency Services 24/7


Emergency Management BC (EMBC) 1-800-663-3456

Call this 24/7 provincial Emergency Coordination Centre (ECC) to report an emergency or for potential events that should be on the radar screen. EMBC can notify other provincial stakeholders as required (Min of Environment, Transportation, Agriculture etc) as well as regional Emergency Services for single dwelling house fires in unprotected areas (no Fire Dept).

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