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Community Resources Directory

2-1-1 Maine a statewide-directory of over 8000 resources connecting Maine callers to information about health and human services available in their communities and is part of a national movement being delivered by participating United Ways and states.

2-1-1 represents a better and easier way to find answers to a wide range of issues including, but not limited to:

  • Alzheimer’s Resources
  • Basic needs – food, clothing, shelter
  • Counseling
  • Crisis intervention
  • Child development
  • Children’s health and insurance
  • Childcare
  • Consumer help
  • Disability services
  • Elder care
  • Emergency shelter
  • Energy assistanceParentingFinancial assistance
  • Health care
  • HIV/AIDS testing
  • Home care
  • Legal assistance
  • Maternal/child health services
  • Suicide prevention
  • Substance abuse education programs
  • Senior services
  • Transportation


The 2-1-1 Call Center is accessible statewide and from cell phones and phone service provided by Internet carriers. It is also accessible online at:

  • 2-1-1 provides emergency operations during times of natural and other disasters, including accurate and timely information for preparations, and longer term referral for follow-up services if required.


Looking for resources just around children, especially child care, then ChildCareChoices is the State of Maine site for those connections.



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