211 Maine

Online Search Tips

Please read these helpful tips on using the 211 Maine Online Search Directory.

  • At the bottom of the Guided Search Page, you will see the following section:

  • YOU MUST ENTER A ZIP CODE in the Location field.  

Note:  Entering your residential zip code OR a zip code close to where you’re looking for Resources will produce the most local results.  


Important:  Select the name of the town from the list that appears after you enter your desired zip code.

  • Then, do one of the following:   

     1)  Type a search term into the Keyword Search field

                    – OR –

     2)  Click the desired Category/Sub-category from the Guided Search

After clicking the desired Category or Sub-Category, that term will populate the Keyword Search field.

Clicking the “Search” button, when paired with a recognized zip code in Maine, will produce the desired search results.

As always, if you cannot find the information or referrals you are looking for, please call 211 (or 1-866-811-5695) or text your zip code to 898-211 and a trained, friendly specialist can help.

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