Sample Email: 211 Texas/United Way HELPLINE

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Subject Line: We answer the call 24/7

For those who are facing tough times, like a job loss, for those who need a hand with the basics, for those who have exhausted their resources and don’t know where to turn, for those who are desperate and alone, the 211 Texas/United Way HELPLINE is here 24/7/365.

In 2020, more of our neighbors reached out for help than ever before. The free, 24-hour-a-day 211 Texas/United Way HELPLINE was here to provide much-needed assistance, connecting 1.4 million of our neighbors with help and hope last year alone. The top calls in 2020 were for utility assistance, food assistance, rent or mortgage assistance, health care, and housing or shelter.

211 also offers specialty assistance to help veterans, older adults, and those working toward financial stability meet their unique needs. And, the 211 Texas/United Way HELPLINE is the information resource before, during, and after disasters, connecting people in need with up-to-the-minute information and critical services. 

No matter what the need, 211 is the number to call when you don’t know whom to call. If you or someone you know needs help, dial 211. 

Learn more at unitedwayhouston.org.