What is 211?
211 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, 211 can offer access to the following types of services:
Part of a growing national network, 211 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 211, where are calls directed?
Louisiana 211 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 211.
For more information, please contact the Louisiana Association of United Ways at (225) 341-2928.