2-1-1 and United Way of Metro Chicago staff spoke with Paulina Roe of iHeart Radio about the one-year anniversary of the helpline.
211 Metro Chicago celebrates its first year of operation and reflects on its immense success in connecting more than 100,000 Cook County residents.
Nonprofits Vivery Community and 211 Metro Chicago have announced a partnership to address food insecurity in Chicago.
211 Helpline Connects Cook County Residents to Health and Social Services: ‘It’s Those Everyday Emergencies’
Have you heard of 211? It’s a free hotline connecting people to everyday services — from housing resources to utility payment assistance.
In its first year of service, 211 Metro Chicago has connected more than 100,000 Cook County residents in need with health and social services.
211 Metro Chicago se asocia con Vivery para que residentes de Chicago y del condado de Cook puedan tener información más eficiente y accesible a los más de 900 programas alimentarios en el área.
211 Metro Chicago has integrated Vivery technology into its system to provide more efficient access to food resources.
During this time, when so many people need help, United Way and Chicago officials want to remind residents that they can dial 211.
211 Metro Chicago Executive Director Richard LaPratt is proud of 2-1-1’s impact and encourages more collaboration in the future.