Phone: 815.756.7522

2-1-1

2-1-1 is a free information and referral line populated with local resources. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, speak with a live operator to get connected to help in DeKalb County. You can also text 898-211 from 8:30am-4:30pm Monday through Friday.

Since its launch in 2017, DeKalb County’s 2-1-1 line has answered over 2,000 calls. These callers were connected to vital resources. The most frequent requests continue to be rental assistance, food pantries, utility assistance, and transportation.

2-1-1 works best when it is up-to-date. If you are registered with PATH Crisis Center, which powers 2-1-1, you can update your listing here

If you provide free, discounted, or sliding scale social services and are not registered with 2-1-1, please register here