Charlotte 211

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If you are in a life-threatening situation, please call 9-1-1 now.

Nonprofits like United Way and various government agencies provide excellent programs to support people in need. The problem: The people who need these programs often don’t know they exist.

Charlotte 211

The Charlotte 2-1-1 is a program run by Charlotte County government and is not a part of the United Way of Charlotte County.  Charlotte 2-1-1’s database contains over 600 health and human service providers, representing local services available throughout Charlotte County. Our goal is to expedite the exchange of information between customers and service providers.  Access the database at:

The resource database provides information about healthcare, employment, educational, legal, housing, mental health / addiction counseling, transportation needs, local government information, human services, non-profit and faith-based organizations, disaster relief resources, volunteer opportunities, and much more.

Charlotte 2-1-1 provides telephone access to trained information and referral specialists, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year - providing the right information in the right way at the right time.    Dial 2-1-1  24 hours a day, everyday.   Charlotte County residents in Englewood, TTY users & other areas may dial 941-205-2161.

The United Way of Charlotte County is a sponsor of the Community Organizations Active in Disaster (COAD). The COAD is a point of entry to assist Charlotte County residents with economic hardships due to COVID-19 and its effects on our daily lives. Funding will be available for rent/mortgage, transportation, utilities, childcare, food, and other needs once and initial screening has been completed. Visit to fill out a pre-screen application today or call 2-1-1 (or 941-205-2161 for TTY, Englewood, and out of area cell phone callers) for information on available community resources.