Dial 2-1-1, 24 hours a day / 7 days a week for information on non-emergency human service needs:
- Basic Human Needs: food banks, clothing closets, shelters, rental assistance, and utility assistance.
- Physical and Mental Health Resources: health insurance programs, Medicaid and Medicare, maternal health, Children’s Health Insurance Program, medical information lines, crisis intervention services, support groups, counseling, drug and alcohol intervention and rehabilitation.
- Employment Supports: financial assistance, job training, transportation assistance, educational programs.
Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities: adult day care, congregate meals, Meals on Wheels, respite care, home health care, transportation, homemaker services, and independent living programs.
- Support for Children, Youth and Families: childcare resource and referral, after school programs, Head Start, family resource centers, summer camps and recreation programs, mentoring, tutoring, protective services.
- United Way 2-1-1 also allows residents to find volunteer opportunities that suit their interests. Local agencies list a variety of volunteer needs ranging from mentoring to delivering meals to office assistance. Callers outside the 2-1-1 dialing area or with cell phones that do not connect may call toll free 1-866-892-9211.
Become a part of the 2-1-1 Database
If your agency would like to be included in 2-1-1 Database or update your information, please visit http://www.sc211.org/.