211 is the free, confidential, and easy to remember number to call to locate hundreds of community services in Texas.
Community Services include things like:
Call when you need information, when you need help in a crisis. Call when you need temporary financial help. Or simply when you need answers.
24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
No. 211 is simply your gateway to community services. You should still call 911 in a life-threatening emergency, or in case of fire. Call 311 when you need information regarding the City of Dallas.
When you dial 211 from anywhere in Texas, a trained professional will answer, usually right in your hometown. They will help you find the information you are seeking, help you deal with crisis and discover you options.
No. 211 can be completely anonymous if you desire.
Bilingual staff are waiting for your call. Other interpreters are also available.
Yes. Just call. We can help you with donations too.