NJ211 | United Way of Essex and West Hudson


Community Impact / Information and Referral

Need Help Start here. To reach the hotline dial 211


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NJ211 is an information and referral hotline which is available to the public. The services are FREE; Confidential; Multi-lingual; TTY accessible. The hotline is equipped to assist individuals by providing information that will connect them with state, local health and human service to address urgent needs or everyday concerns. A website is also available to provide easy access to resource database and detailed resource pages that provide essential facts, contact number and web links for individuals to have the tools needed to find answers.

2-1-1 is a universally respected and growing national model. There are over 260 million Americans in all 50 states who have access to community resources by dialing 2-1-1.

If you are an organization that would like to be listed on the NJ2-1-1 site, please contact the (877) 652-1148 and follow the prompts.

To learn more about 2-1-1 call Toll Free: (877) 652-1148 or go to http://www.nj211.org


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