211 Information & Referral

5 Ways to Get Help with Non-Emergency Needs

Dial 211 from your phone to get help with non-emergency needs.

Search through topics on the website, or chat online with a 211 call specialist.

Text your zip code to us.

Email our 211 call specialists team directly

Contact 211 via social media

What is 211?

Every day someone in Madison County needs essential services from finding an after school program, to securing adequate care for a child or an aging parent. However, people often don’t know where to turn for help. In many cases, people end up going without these necessary services because they do not know where to start.

Anyone needing information concerning any human service can dial 211 and be in contact with a trained specialist who will refer them to an appropriate organization.

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Add a 211 Button to Your Website

Help us spread the word about 211 by adding a 211 button to your website. To add this button, simply copy and paste the code below:

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Explore Other Resources

If you would like to explore other community resources available to you pertaining to Education, Financial Stability, or Health, visit our Focus Area Goals & Resources Page.