There are over 4,000 health and human services and programs listed in the 211 database?
What is 211?
Call 211 for free, 24-hour information on community, health and social services
211 is for people looking for resources and essential services such as food, housing and homelessness preventions services, utility assistance, healthcare, disaster assistance, counseling, child care, employment programs, and more
Who Answers 211 Calls?
Calls to 211 from anywhere in the county are answered by trained Information and Referral Call Specialists, some who are certified through the Alliance for Information & Referral Systems (AIRS)
I&R Call Specialists go through intensive trainings to handle caller assessments and needs
Non-English speaking callers are assisted by a bilingual specialist or seamlessly through a telephone interpreting service with access to interpreters in more than 200 languages
211 is for Everyone
Families, seniors, business executives, laid-off workers, disaster victims, educators, clergy, agency staff seeking help for their clients, and many more
Click here to go Directly to the 211 of San Joaquin County website