211 Maine

A comprehensive, statewide directory of over 8,000 health and human services available in Maine.

The toll free 211 hotline connects callers to trained call specialists who can help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Finding the answers to health and human services questions and locating resources is as quick and easy as dialing 211, texting your zip code to 898-211 or visiting 211Maine.org.

United Ways of Maine, in collaboration with the Opportunity Alliance, established 211 Maine as an efficient and effective response to the growing complexities and needs in health, social economic and human services. 211 Maine is part of a national movement to centralize and streamline access to health and human service information and resources.

211 Maine is working on the front lines of the pandemic. Expert 211 specialists provide real-time information on social services and other resources to those in need. If you know someone who is struggling, or just looking for a source of reliable information, tell them to dial 211 (or 1-866-811-5695) or text their zip code to 898-211. They can also find information by visiting www.maine.gov/dhhs/coronavirus.