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2-1-1 is a service provided by the United Ways of Kansas that can connect you to a wide range of resources and services across Kansas, including organizations that are not United Way Funded Partners. Calling 211 connects individuals to free and confidential help — from basic needs like food pantries to mental health resources to rent and utility assistance and more.

In 2021, Kansans were connected to needed help 122,169 times.

Get Connected. Get Help.


Dial 2-1-1 to talk with a trained call specialist. Calls are answered 24/7 for free throughout the state. Translation services are also available.


Text your ZIP code to 898-211 to have referrals sent to your phone.

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Go to www.211Kansas.org to find the local resources you need.