Vermont 2-1-1

A program of United Ways of Vermont, Vermont 2-1-1 is a statewide, confidential information and referral helpline that connects callers to available human services including food, shelter and healthcare. Callers speak with a real person every time who can help problem-solve and/or refer callers to government programs, community-based organizations, support groups and many other local resources.



Vermont 2-1-1 is:

  • A local call from anywhere in Vermont
  • Confidential telephone assistance
  • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Reach Vermont 2-1-1 by texting your zip code to 898211
  • Find resources on the go with the Vermont 2-1-1 mobile app.  To download the
       app, search "Vermont 2-1-1" in your phone's app store.
  • Able to provide live translation services for 170 languages
  • Accessible for persons who have special needs
  • Able to transfer emergency calls to 9-1-1
  • A resource for accurate, up-to-date information about community resources statewide

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