211 is a Helpline that easily connects people to the social services, programs, and community supports they need. 211 quickly and confidentially connects people to social services and community programs across Ontario.

This helpline is answered by real people 24/7. Service is available in 150+ languages. Text is available Monday to Friday from 7am – 9pm ET. Live chat service is available Monday to Friday from 7am – 9pm ET.

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