2-1-1

Help starts here.

2-1-1 (said, Two One One) is a FREE, easy-to-use clearinghouse of information and referrals that connects you to the services you need.  You can access 2-1-1 by phone, where a trained Call Specialists will provide confidential assistance, or via this link.  

Calling 2-1-1 is fast, free and available in 170 languages, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Using
the link above allows you to do-it-yourself--- the search feature will link you to the same database that the Call Specialist use to make referrals over the phone.

In times of disaster 2-1-1 is designed to relieve the burden on 9-1-1 by providing the community with vital information about evacuation sites, temporary shelters, road closures, etc. 

Example of services for which you can get information and referral at 2-1-1 include:

  • After school programs
  • Crisis intervention
  • Disability services
  • Domestic violence programs
  • Drug & alcohol counseling
  • ESL classes
  • Family counseling
  • Food & clothing assistance
  • Gang prevention & intervention
  • Health & dental clinics
  • Housing & shelters
  • Immigration assistance
  • Income tax assistance
  • Job training
  • Senior services
  • Transportation services
  • Utility & rental assistance
  • Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Where to donate furniture, vehicles, etc.

And so much more…