211’s telephone line and online directory help Canadians deal with life’s challenges.
The service connects users with vital community and social resources, close to home and specific to their needs. From basic needs like housing and food, to support for seniors and children, to responding to crisis situations, 211 is there.
United Way is a proud founding partner of 211 in Canada, providing funding and support for the program, and working to make its services available to all Canadians.
Our Community Resources
Find backpacks for your children, parenting groups, and more.
ALL THAT KIDS CAN BE
Children and youth need to live and grow in a supportive, inclusive, and nurturing environment.
FROM POVERTY TO POSSIBILITY
United Way is working to break the cycle of poverty for future generations, while supporting fellow community members who need help now.
HEALTHY PEOPLE, STRONG COMMUNITIES
We are working together to ensure individuals, families, and neighbours have the resources to care for one another and solve local problems.