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We’re More Than You Think

Whether you need information and resources or immediate emergency assistance, our 211 Helpline Specialists are available to guide you. Based on your needs and location, we can find helpful resources that you can take advantage of right away.

How Can 211 Help?

211 Helpline provides information about and referrals to needed services, like:

  • Housing assistance, rent assistance, and utility assistance
  • Food assistance

  • Clothing assistance

  • Health insurance enrollment, pregnancy resources, crisis intervention services, support groups. counseling, and drug and alcohol intervention and rehabilitation.

  • Work support – including financial assistance, job training, transportation help, and education programs.

  • Services for the elderly and people with disabilities – including adult day care, community meals, respite care, home health care, and transportation help.

  • Childcare assistance, after-school programs, family resource centers, summer camps and recreation programs, mentoring, tutoring, and protective services.

Contact 211 today, by dialing 2-1-1, 1-800-346-2211 or texting your ZIP code to 898-211 to speak to a live specialist or help yourself by searching the 211 Service Directory.

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