211 connects individuals and families with the complete range of local government, health, community and social services. 211 is free, confidential and available 24/7, 365 days a year (even on holidays) in 150+ languages and can be accessed through multiple channels, including:
Phone – Call 2-1-1
Online – Search 211Central.ca
*Text – Send an SMS to 21166
*Live-Chat – Visit 211Ontario.ca/chat
*E-mail – Send an Email to gethelp@211Ontario.ca
*Please note: Text, Live-Chat and Email service is available Monday-Friday 7am-9pm EST and Saturday-Sunday 9am-5pm EST.
If you are facing a non-emergency situation or are seeking community help and don’t know where to turn, remember to contact 2-1-1. Help starts here.
To start, select your ward from the map or list below to access supports in your community.