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Crisis, hunger, and poverty can affect anyone, at any time. Connecting people in need with local resources is a critical part of our mission. Whether you are in crisis, or need a little support, we’re here to help.

If you or someone you know needs help, call 2-1-1 from any phone, 24/7.

Connect to over 40,000 statewide resources quickly with United Way 2-1-1, our information and referral line. 2-1-1 offers information about food, housing, employment, transportation, health services, eldercare, and other crisis hotlines. Our trained information and referral specialists can help you find resources for all of these needs and more.

You can also quickly find services on the

2-1-1 website, or chat live with our highly trained information and referral specialists.


Call Toll- Free: 800-543-7709​

Local: 651-291-0211

This free, local service is available from any phone.
24-7 / Confidential / All Languages

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Text your zip code to 898-211 to get started.

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