What is 2-1-1?
2-1-1 is an easy to remember telephone number that connects callers to information about critical health and human services available in their community.
A single access point for every day needs and in times of crisis. For example, 2-1-1 can offer access to the following types of services:
Part of a growing national network, 2-1-1 serves over 240 million Americans (more than 86.6% of the entire population) covering all or part of all states (including 33 states with 90%+ coverage) plus Washington DC and Puerto Rico. The remaining states are all in various stages of planning and implementation. Every few weeks, these coverage numbers increase.
When you call 2-1-1, where are calls directed?
Louisiana 2-1-1 calls are answered by trained information and referral specialist within partnering non-profits located in Louisiana.
Call centers are located at:
The Louisiana Association of United Ways provides strategic and administrative support to Louisiana 2-1-1.
For more information, please contact the Louisiana Association of United Ways at (225) 341-2928.