What is 211 Day?

  • February 11th (2/11) is 211 Day across North America. It’s a day to raise awareness about this valuable service in the community.
  • Help us spread the word about 211 this 211 Day by following @211Alberta on Twitter and Facebook and downloading our 211 Day Toolkit.

What is 211?

  • 211 is an initiative of United Way and connects Albertans to a full range of community, government, social and health services.
  • 211 is free, confidential, and available 24/7 in over 170 languages.
  • To reach 211, dial 2-1-1, text INFO to 211 or visit ab.211.ca and click “live chat.”

How has 211 helped Albertans?

  • Check out the infographic below for a glimpse of the support 211 Alberta provided in 2021, and what Albertans most needed help with.

As we look ahead into 2022, 211 Alberta remains committed to supporting Albertans as they navigate the complexity of life in these trying times. Thank you for continuing to reach out and trust us with your concerns. It is a privilege to connect with you. We’re here to help.