211 Maine

Maine Legislature Recognizes February 2022 as 211 Month

AUGUSTA, Maine—February 2022 is officially recognized as 211 Month by the Maine Legislature, with the resolution passing in the Senate and House with bipartisan support. Finding help for complex needs like shelter,… Read More

Working for 211 Maine

In order to maintain the high level of customer service in all contacts and accuracy of the 211 database that 211 Maine is known for, it is critical for the program to… Read More

Ordering 211 Maine Outreach Materials

In an effort to raise awareness of 211 Maine as resource across the state, 211 Maine provides branded outreach materials to community partners at no cost. Materials include: Rack cards Magnets Posters… Read More

Governor Mills Proclaims July 2021 is 211 Maine Month

In recognition of the 15th anniversary milestone, Governor Janet Mills issued a proclamation recognizing July 2021 as 211 Maine Month. NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved that I, Janet T. Mills, Governor of… Read More

211 Maine Celebrates 15 Years of Service

This July marks 15 years since 211 Maine fielded its first phone call. Since 2006, 211 Maine has received over 800,000 calls and helped with numerous initiatives. “Over the last 15 years,… Read More

A Fresh Look for 211

In order to be as accessible and recognizable to as many people as possible, 211 Maine has adapted over the years—offering a text option for individuals to communicate with 211 Specialists 24/7;… Read More

New Search Directory Feedback

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Access 211 Maine Data

Each month, 211 Specialists field thousands of contacts from individuals looking for resources for themselves or someone they know. 211 tracks de-identified needs across Maine to help inform community planning and assessments…. Read More

Finding Help in Maine is Easier than Ever with 211Maine.org

August 27, 2020 FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:Nikki Busmanis, 211 Mainenbusmanis@211maine.org NEWS RELEASE Maine—211 Maine and the United Ways of Maine are pleased to announce the launch of a redesigned website, 211Maine.org…. Read More

How to Use the NEW Online Search Directory

There are three main ways to search the new 211 Maine Online Search Directory: Search by Need Search by Keyword Search by Common Category Read below for helpful tips, or you can… Read More

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