2-1-1

Southeast Ohio
2-1-1 Call Center

A Service of the United Way of Muskingum, Perry and Morgan Counties

Got questions about community services? Don’t stress out; just dial 2-1-1, or 1-800-544-1601, or TXT your Zipcode to 898211: for information about community services in your area!

The 2-1-1 Call Center is a free 24 hour; 7 days a week number to call if you live in Muskingum, Perry, or Morgan Counties and need information about community services. When you dial 2-1-1, we can direct you to the appropriate agency when you need information about human service agencies, food and shelter providers, special services for seniors, county and city information, and much more.

What is 2-1-1?
Dialing 2-1-1 is a simple, easy-to-remember number to call when you need help or access to human services, community service agencies, crisis hotlines, food pantries, and lots more. It is free 24-hour service so you get the help you need when you need it.

Dialing 2-1-1 will immediately forward you to the local 211 center, which will then direct your call to the appropriate agency when you need including:

  • Information about human service agencies
  • Food and shelter providers
  • Schedule you FREE Tax filing appointment
  • Child care resources
  • Special services for seniors
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • County and city information

Contact Us!

Now you can txt your zipcode to 898211 to get connected
Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan Counties dial 2-1-1
If 2-1-1 does not work on your phone, please dial Toll Free 1-800-544-1601

How many states have 2-1-1 coverage?
2-1-1 Coverage Map - Ohio (click here to view)
2-1-1 Coverage Map - United States (click here to view)

Why is 2-1-1 good for Ohio?
One number to call to get information about community services:

  • Reduces inappropriate 9-1-1 calls.
  • Ensures that callers are directed to the appropriate agency.
  • Reduces the frustration of making multiple calls.
  • 24-hour service gets you the help you need when you need it.

How can I help?
You can help us by telling friens and neighbors about 211.

Where can I get more information about the 2-1-1 Call Center?
Contact Becky Clawson
Email: bclawson@unitedwayofmpm.org  Phone: 740-454-6872