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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 2-1-1's database contains over 880 health and human service providers throughout Charlotte County.  Their goal is to expedite the exchange of information between customer and service providers.  It is their mission to exceed expectations in the delivery of public services by improving the health and well being of Charlotte County residents with comprehensive informational service.  The resource database provides assistance with healthcare, employment, education, legal, housing, mental health/addiction counseling, transportation, local government information, human service, nonprofit 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. 

To speak to an Information and referral Specialist, dial 2-1-1 from your land line or 941.205.2161 for TTY or cell phone users.