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What is 2-1-1?

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2-1-1 is the statewide resource center for information and referrals, and it comes with the support and expertise of a national network of referral experts.


2-1-1 provides a trained and caring human connection – a call specialist – who helps people find assistance on everything from childcare needs and mental health issues, food and heating assistance, to gambling problems and elder care services. In the event of a significant storm or natural disaster, United Way 2-1-1 in Rhode Island support state agencies and connects people to critical services.


The call is free and confidential, and is available 24 hours a day, every day.


United Way 2-1-1 in Rhode Island is generously supported by Citizens Bank.

2-1-1 Outreach RV Schedule

Bristol Fourth of July Parade
Bristol, RI

Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Cape Verdean Independence Day Parade
India Point Park
Providence, RI

Time: Noon - 7:00 pm

Expansion of Summer Meals Kickoff
60 Camden Street
Providence, RI

Time: 10:30 am - 2:00 pm

311 Doric Avenue
Cranston, RI

Time: 9:00 am - Noon

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2-1-1 FACT: Last year, 197,365 people called the 2-1-1.

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