Certain issues are hard to navigate. You’re not alone. 211 Maine can help.
Connect with Maine specialists at 211 Maine via phone, text, or email – it’s free and confidential.
We are available 24 hours a day/7 days a week to provide information and connect you or someone you know to local programs and services that can help.
You can also search our online directory, then call us to discuss the options that are best for you.
Directory Service Categories
211 helps older adults and persons with disabilities in Maine by providing referrals to, and information about, health and human services organizations and agencies.Learn More
During personal hardships and emergencies, 211 can help you find programs and services that will assist you with basic needs, such as food, shelter, transportation, financial assistance, and household goods.Learn More
211 is one step on the path to safety if you or someone you know is in crisis or have suffered a disaster. We have information about programs and services that can help you escape from domestic abuse, bullying, or sexual assault and find treatment for alcohol or drug abuse or suicidal thoughts.Learn More
If you want to learn English, are looking for educational support services for your child, or for adult education programs in your area, 211 can provide you with information about and referrals to traditional and non-traditional education opportunities.Learn More
Whether you are starting a family, need child care, or are dealing with the loss of a loved one, 211 Maine can help you connect to the information and services you need.Learn More
211 is a great resource for food assistance and nutrition education for infants, families, individuals, and seniors in your community. We can also provide you information on how to access in-home meal delivery services, seasonal meals, soup kitchens, and community gardening support.Learn More
211 has information about affordable health care services for infants and new parents, as well as child care services for working parents. Whether you’re in need of medical, dental, mental health, or in-home health care, call 211 or text your zip code to 898-211 to find the local resources near you.Learn More
Contact 211 for information about local emergency shelters for individuals and families in crisis, as well as home health care and respite services. Learn about programs that offer rental assistance, subsidized housing, and housing vouchers that can help families, older adults, and individuals with disabilities affording housing.Learn More
Whether you’re looking to re-enter the workforce, access employment support, or find a new career, a trained Maine-based Specialist will help you connect to local resources including job assistance centers, occupational training, certification programs, and more.Learn More
211 Maine can help you find resources for drug and alcohol addiction treatment, support, and rehabilitation. If you or a loved one are struggling with opiate addiction, 211 Specialists can provide information about local programs. Help is available.Learn More
You can always reach one of our trained professionals by phone, text or email.
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