Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO): APCO provides complete public safety communications expertise, professional development, technical assistance, advocacy, and outreach to benefit members and the public.


Colorado State Broadband Portal: The Colorado State Broadband Portal supports the collaboration and coordination of broadband efforts in Colorado.


Colorado 9-1-1 Resource Center: A nonprofit organization created as an information clearinghouse to facilitate collaboration and to provide support for the 9-1-1 Authorities and Public Safety Answering Points in the state of Colorado.


Federal Communications Commission (FCC): An independent U.S. government agency overseen by Congress, the Commission is the federal agency responsible for implementing and enforcing America's communications law and regulations.


FirstNet: The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2012 created the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) as an independent authority within NTIA to provide emergency responders with the first nationwide, high-speed, broadband network dedicated to public safety. 


National Emergency Number Association (NENA): The 9-1-1 Association ensures 9-1-1 is prepared to meet the needs of all citizens making requests for assistance by providing a number of resources including policy and standards development, education, training, and certifications. 


National Public Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC): NPSTC is a federation of organizations whose mission is to improve public safety communications and interoperability through collaborative leadership.


National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA): A federal executive branch agency that is principally responsible for advising the President on telecommunications and information policy issues.


Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR): PSCR provides research, development, testing and evaluation to foster nationwide interoperability and advanced communications technology for the nation's public safety community.