2-1-1: Help Starts Here

2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps people find the local resources they need.

To get help, simply dial 2-1-1 to speak with a community resource advisor that can provide you with information and referrals for everyday needs in times of crisis. If you are outside of Berrien and Cass Counties you can call
1-844-875-9211.

For a list of resources in your area you can also visit www.mi211.org. You can also talk to 2-1-1 in an online chat at www.gryphon.org.

Every hour of every day, someone needs help. Whether it’s needing help with providing food for your family to job training, 2-1-1 is here.

You’ll find information about:

  • supplemental food and nutrition programs
  • shelter and housing options and utilities assistance
  • emergency information and disaster relief
  • employment and education opportunities
  • services for veterans
  • health care, vaccination and health epidemic information
  • addiction prevention and rehabilitation programs
  • reentry help for ex-offenders
  • support groups for individuals with mental illnesses or special needs
  • a safe, confidential path out of physical and/or emotional domestic abuse

Whether in times of natural disaster or personal crisis, 2-1-1 is committed to being the first, most essential resource to anyone who needs help.

Call 2-1-1 and speak with a live, highly trained service professional in your area from any cell phone or landline. All calls are private and confidential.

Visit the 2-1-1 website: www.mi211.org 

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