2-1-1 Helpline

80,000 calls a year and we’re barely scratching the surface.

We’re for the desperate, for people in a tight spot, for those with a simple question, and we never judge them for their need.

We’re a place to start….any hour of any day…. to help them navigate a bewildering system of help.

United Way’s 2-1-1 is a free, confidential, multilingual information and referral helpline open 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.

United Way’s 2-1-1 Call specialists can give you information about things such as:

  • Food assistance
  • Housing assistance and shelters
  • Abuse prevention
  • Elder care
  • Mental health services
  • Recycling regulations
  • Services for people with disabilities
  • How to become a foster parent
  • Where to get medical help and more

Where to start….where to find help….for Everything from A to Z, that’s what we do.

And now we work with companies, hospitals, colleges, public school systems, to help them serve their clients in need more effectively.