- An easy to remember telephone number that connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in Humboldt, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, Shasta, Solano, Sonoma, and Yolo Counties
- The number of organizations providing specialized services is on the rise and it can be frustrating and confusing to access community services.
- Provides a one-stop service for vital information.
- Provides callers with information about and referrals to human services for every day needs and in times of crisis.
- The service is confidential and available 24 hours a day in more than 150 languages.
2-1-1 offers access to the following types of services:
Basic Human Needs Resource: food bank, clothing, shelters, rent assistance, utility assistance.
Physical and Mental Health Resources: medical information lines, crisis intervention services, support groups, counseling, drug and alcohol intervention, rehabilitation, health insurance programs, Medicaid and Medicare, maternal health, children's health insurance programs.
Employment Support: unemployment benefits, financial assistance, job training, transportation assistance, education programs.
Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities: home health care, adult day care, congregate meals, Meals on Wheels, respite care, transportation, and homemaker services.
Support for Children, Youth and Families: Quality childcare, After school programs, Head Start, family resource centers, summer camps and recreation programs, mentoring, tutoring, and protective services.
Volunteer opportunities and donations.
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Can't Dial 2-1-1?
|2-1-1 cell phone status:
|T-Mobile, AT&T, Sprint, and MetroPCS phones can currently access 2-1-1. If your mobile carrier is anyone other than those mentioned you will need to call 800-273-6222.
|If you are a business and on a phone system-your system may need to be programmed so that 2-1-1 can be dialed directly.