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United Way 2-1-1 : Your Community Resource211Day2017_Nostringsattached

United Way 2-1-1  connects individuals in need of social services with the appropriate service providers in the Southwestern Indiana community.  2-1-1 makes it possible for people in need to navigate the complex and ever-changing maze of human services. 2-1-1 helps track trends and gaps in social services within the community and is vital in disaster relief and connecting individuals to social service agencies.

The United Way of Southwestern Indiana 2-1-1 serves Crawford, Dubois, Gibson, Knox, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, and Warrick Counties. 2-1-1 resource specialists are available 24 hours a day to confidentially help people in need of a wide variety of services, which include but not limited to:

  • Housing
  • Shelter
  • Food
  • Legal Aid
  • Clothing
  • Education
  • Counseling
  • Utility Assistance
  • Health Care and many more services

Last year, we answered 9,551 calls. Find out more in our 2-1-1 Regional Snapshot.


If you need help, call 211, 1-800-639-9271 or 812-421-2800.

*Some organizations will need to remove any internal phone system blocks to use 2-1-1.


Text 2-1-1

2-1-1 is also available for text messaging.  Text your zip code to 898211 to have basic information about community resources sent directly to your cell phone. Text 2-1-1 is available daily from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday.


Important Links & Resources

2-1-1 Community Resource Directory

Contact Robin Whitledge at 812-437-2674 to include your agency in the 2-1-1 database or to update your agency information.

Contact Sara Murray at 812-421-7484 for a 2-1-1 tour or for local data reports.

Area Health Reference Websites

Vanderburgh County Health Department

Healthy Southwest Indiana