We partner with 2-1-1 Texas and the United Way HELPLINE, which uses the most comprehensive database of social service resources in the state for referrals. 2-1-1 Texas, a program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission, is committed to helping Texas citizens connect with the services they need. 2-1-1 Texas accomplishes this through the work of 25 Area Information Centers across the state. Phone calls are answered by trained specialists who blend understanding and expertise to provide information and referrals drawn from a comprehensive database of social services.
United Way of Houston and United Way of Brazoria County fielded a total of 13,315 phone calls in 2016.
2-1-1 Texas is a free, anonymous social service hotline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
You can reach the services of 2-1-1 Texas by dialing 2-1-1 from any phone, or dial 1-877-541-7905.
You can also click above to be directly connected to 2-1-1 Texas, or visit www.211texas.org