Assistance Agencies

Introducing  211 OHIO 

211 is a simple, easy-to-remember number to call when you need help or access to human services. It is a free 24-hour service so you get the help you need when you need it. It will immediately forward you to the local 211 center, which will then direct your call to the appropriate agency when you need:

Information about human service agencies

Food and shelter providers

Child care resources

Special services for seniors

Volunteer opportunities

County and city information

… plus much more!

 

Here are the alternate numbers for 2-1-1 services by county for your customer service area:

Delaware County

Service provided by Helpline of Delaware & Morrow Counties
740-369-3316
www.helplinedelmor.org

Franklin County

Service provided by HandsOn Central Ohio
614-221-2255
www.handsoncentralohio.org

Knox County

Service provided by Pathways of Central Ohio
740-345-4357
www.pathwaysofcentralohio.com

 Licking County

Service provided by Pathways of Central Ohio
740-345-4357
www.pathwaysofcentralohio.com

Marion County

Service provided by United Way of Marion County
http://www.unitedwaymarion.org/211

Morrow County

Service provided by Helpline of Delaware & Morrow Counties
419-947-2520
www.helplinedelmor.org

 Richland County

Service provided by First Call 2-1-1
419-522-4636
www.firstcallrichland.org

Union County

2-1-1 service in progress but not yet available