About

Montana 2-1-1 is here to help connect Montanans with the community resources and assistance they need. We provide a list of resources through our website, or by calling 2-1-1 if you are away from a computer or don’t have access to the Internet. Our goal is to present accurate, well-organized and easy-to-find information from state and local health and human service programs across the state. This is a free, anonymous service available 24-hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

No matter where you live in Montana, you can find information about resources in your local community. Whether you need help finding food or housing, child care, crisis counseling or substance abuse treatment, 2-1-1 is all you need to know.

We want to make sure our citizens don’t go without these necessary and readily available services because they don’t know where to start. It starts here!

Services offered will vary from community to community. But 2-1-1 works everywhere. For example, 2-1-1 provides callers with access to the following types of human services for everyday needs and times crisis.

Basic Human Needs Resources

Food banks, clothing closets, shelters, rent and utility assistance.

Physical and Mental Health Resources

Health insurance programs, Medicaid and Medicare, maternal health care, CHIP, medical information lines, crisis intervention services, support groups, counseling, drug and alcohol abuse intervention and rehabilitation.

Employment Supports

Financial assistance, job training, transportation assistance, educational programs.

Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities

Adult day care, congregate meals, Meals on Wheels, respite care, home health care, transportation, homemaker services.

Support for Children, Youth and Families

Child care, after school programs, Head Start, family resource centers, summer camps and recreation programs, mentoring, tutoring, protective services.

Volunteer Opportunities and Donations

At Montana 211, we welcome the help we receive from volunteers. There are a number of ways you can help:

  • Montana 211 Resource Volunteer: Help us keep our data updated and maintained for accuracy ...
  • Outreach Ambassador: Help us promote and build awareness about Montana 211 in a variety of ways including attending community events and distribute marketing materials
  • Opportunities may be limited to specific regions, email 211info@uwyellowstone.org for further details.