211 British Columbia

211 Canada

Search Agency Service

Description
Provides 24 hour information and referral to community and social services in British Columbia.

Service provides:

  • 24 hour information and referral to community, social, health, and government-related services in British Columbia

Referrals to services related to:

  • basic needs
  • mental health
  • addictions
  • legal and advocacy
  • victim services
  • employment and training
  • children and families
  • youth services
  • diabilities
  • transportation
  • financial assistance
  • support for older adults
  • volunteer opportunities

Affiliation: Funded by the United Way, the City of Vancouver, and the Province of British Columbia.
Key Provider: information and referral specialists
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: Telephone Information Line, To access service:
  • call 2-1-1
  • text 2-1-1
  • or visit website for online chat

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-888-484-3211
Telephone
2-1-1
Telephone
604-875-6431 (Administration)
Text
211
TTY
604-875-0885
Web Site
https://www.bc.211.ca
Languages
Tele-Interpreter / Language Lines - Interpretation is available in 240+ languages and dialects when calling 2-1-1. 
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Last Verified On
October 6, 2023
Location
Victoria
Hours of Operation
24/7 -

Available 24/7, 365 days a year.