2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE

2-1-1 Quick Facts

2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE connected more than 1.2 million people with help in 2018.

2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE is the largest helpline of its kind in the country.

The number of calls to the 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE has quadrupled since 2005.

The 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE connected more than 403,000 of our neighbors with help related to Hurricane Harvey

With dedicated United Way THRIVE specialists on staff, 2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE is an entry point for United Way THRIVE and its entire network of family financial stability services.

2-1-1 is the entry point for United Way MISSION UNITED's coordinated network of services for veterans, military personnel, and their families. 

In 2018, 2-1-1's dedicated veterans specialists connected more than 18,000 veterans and military families with tailored resources.

2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE facilitates the State of Texas Emergency Assistance Registry and is the primary point of contact during times of disaster.

2-1-1 Texas/United Way HELPLINE operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year.

HELPLINE specialists can assist callers in 150 languages.

Make sure someone is there to answer every call for help.