Where to Get Help
Many people in the Sacramento area find themselves needing help but may not know where to get
help, which organizations to call or go to. If you are in need of an assistance, whether you need rental
assistance, food assistance, utilities assistance or christmas help, you can call 2-1-1. Many people who do not
know where to find the help they need call 2-1-1 to begin their search.
There are many organizations that provide assistance but, for most people, they
can be hard to find. 2-1-1 will refer you to the right organizations to find the help you seek.
2-1-1 Sacramento is a program of the Community Services Planning Council. It provides free,
confidential information and referral service that is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Their Information and Referral Specialists are available all the time to help. 2-1-1 is
confidential and available in more than 150 languages.
How can calling 2-1-1 help me?
No matter what kind of assistance you need, 2-1-1 can help you find what you are looking for. 2-1-1 can
refer you to more than 2,400 community services in the Sacramento area, including:
- Employment and Training
- Housing Information
- Financial Assistance
- Children's Services
- Senior Services
- Food Programs
- Health Care Services
- And More!
There is no guarantee that you will get help but at least you will find out where to look further and which
organizations to call.
How to get in touch with 2-1-1?
Call 2-1-1 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Assistance is also available in other languages.
Can't dial 2-1-1? Call (916) 498-1000 or (800) 500-4931