Many people struggle when trying to navigate and make connections to services they need. 2-1-1 Maine is a free, confidential, and easy to remember number that connects people to thousands of health and human services in their community for everyday needs and in times of crisis.


  • Heating assistance
  • Parenting programs
  • Housing/shelter
  • Child care
  • Utilities assistance
  • Employment support
  • Basic needs - food & clothing
  • Education & training
  • Financial assistance - temporary aid
  • Income support - SSI/SSDI
  • Financial assistance - rent
  • Substance abuse services
  • Health care
  • Counseling & mental health services
  • Legal services
  • Tax services
  • Dental care
  • Home care...and more
Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Dial 2-1-1 or Toll Free 1-877-463-6207 to get assistance for connecting to nearly any resource locally!

NEW: You can also TEXT 898-211 followed by your zip code 24 hours a day, seven days a week for assistance. 

A statewide directory is also available at 211Maine.org