December 20, 2004 at 10:45 pm #21157
By law, cell phone providers must make 911 services available.
You can do what you want to do. Here’s a site that answers your question nicely. You can probably get a friend’s old cell phone for free, get one at a garage cell for very little, or find one at a thrift store for a few dollars at the most. You don’t have to have to buy anything special.