State of Texas Emergency Assistance Registry (STEAR)
STEAR Wellness Checks
When there is a power, water, or gas outage lasting over 24 hours, a declared disaster, or any other event considered necessary, Rockwall County will send an automated text and call to the individuals in the registry. If you receive the text/call, please respond with your first and last name to inform us that you are safe and do not need assistance. If you need assistance, please look below for your city or county governmental entity that can provide assistance.
- Rockwall County, Mobile City, and Royse City: Sheriff's Office Non Emergency Dispatch 972-204-7002
- City of Rockwall, City of Heath, and City of Fate: Rockwall Non Emergency Dispatch 972-771-7724
- If you have a life threatening emergency please call 9-1-1
If you do not respond to the automated text/call, a Rockwall County Employee will call you. If you do not respond to the personal call. A first responder will be dispatched to your address for an in-person wellness check.
Who Should Register?
You may complete registration forms for individuals who may not be able to complete the form themselves. Be sure to obtain their permission first.
How Do I Register?
How Is The Information Used?
Information provided during registration is shared with emergency planners and emergency responders to help ensure that Rockwall County residents with access and functional needs have the services they need in an emergency. This information is never sold, and remains confidential.