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Nevada 2-1-1

 

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.

Participation in Nevada 2-1-1 is an important component of United Way’s work toward strengthening families -- by linking families to services they need.  Nevada2-1-1