Connecting people, reducing crisis
By connecting families and individuals with needed help, 211 reduces the number of personal issues that escalate into a personal crisis. Families can locate the help to manage children’s issues. Caregivers can find the support they need for loved ones. Lives are saved when persons in crisis receive immediate attention. By streamlining access to social and community services, 211 reduces the pressure on community and emergency services.
bc211’s reach extends to a vast amount of different groups, agencies, people in trouble. The umbrella of help that bc211 offers covers families, vulnerable groups, first responders, and even funders and planners.