The United Way of Central Illinois has launched an information and referral service in Sangamon and Menard counties. Callers can dial 2-1-1 to get details and assistance on health and human services as well as community programs. From employment to housing, to help with utilities or treatment options, the number is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
John Kelker, President of the United Way of Central Illinois, explains what 2-1-1 means to the area….
There are two additional ways to access the 2-1-1 service. Through the website http://www.findhelp211.org or toll free at 888-865-9903.