United Way Community Impact volunteers work together to address the most pressing issues that affect the quality of life in our community. Their conscientious efforts and decisions are driven by a commitment to make a real difference in the community we share and serve. You are invited to participate!
Anyone can champion the cause. Whether you’re speaking out to improve education, financial stability and health, reaching out to members of Congress, or wearing the LIVE UNITED shirt to show your support, you can help inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow. So go ahead and advocate in a LIVE UNITED world. Do it in public. Be visible. Be loud.
Your contribution of time, talent, or finances to United Way enhances individual lives and improves our entire community by helping children and youth reach their potential. Your contribution provides not only the basic necessities to people in need, but also helps to move them to financial security and independence. Your contribution helps people of all ages reach their optimal health and well-being.
Need rental assistance? Health care? Information about the Earned Income Tax Credit? 2-1-1 is an easy-to-remember telephone number that connects callers to free information about critical health and human services available in their community.
Nevada 2-1-1 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Call 2-1-1 or 1-866-535-5654 or Text to TXT211 (898211)
Callers can access:
- Basic human needs resource (food, clothing, shelter, temporary financial assistance, transportation, disaster)
- Physical and mental health resources (crisis intervention, prenatal care, support groups, counseling, drug and alcohol intervention, rehabilitation, children’s health insurance programs)
- Financial stability (EITC, WIC, credit counseling, food stamps, rent and utility assistance, unemployment benefits, job training, education programs)
- Support for older Americans and persons with disabilities (home health care, adult day care, congregate meals, Meals on Wheels, respite care, transportation, homemaker services)
- Support for children, youth and families (childcare, after-school programs, family resource centers, summer camps, recreation programs, mentoring, tutoring, literacy programs, protective services)
- Volunteer opportunities and donations
- Support for community crisis or disaster recovery
2-1-1 is not a substitute for 9-1-1 (emergency services), 4-1-1 (telephone directory assistance) or other specialized hotlines or automated recordings.
Those with hearing/speech impairments may access 2-1-1 services by calling 7-1-1.
Translation services are available to those calling 2-1-1.