Berks County Commissioner Kevin S. Barnhardt recently “unveiled a magnet that will be made available to county residents in an effort to make them aware of when it’s appropriate to call 911 and when they should dial 211.”
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Pennsylvania 2-1-1 East is a free, confidential, non-emergency, comprehensive information and referral service that connects Berks, Carbon, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Northampton, and Schuylkill county residents with the health and human services they need.
You can reach 2-1-1 by calling 2-1-1 or 855-567-5341.
2-1-1 is not intended for emergency use. If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1.
At the 2-1-1 Website you can find lots of information and you can access specific county resources and information, please choose the county you are interested in:
Among the information at the Website are quarterly reports for each county; here are the first quarter of 2018 information sheets.
2-1-1 is a special abbreviated telephone number reserved in Canada and the United States as an easy-to-remember three-digit telephone number meant to provide information and referrals to health, human and social service organizations.
Here’s the GUIDED SEARCH FOR BERKS COUNTY – get information and reports here.
Here’s the GUIDED SEARCH FOR LANCASTER COUNTY – get information and reports here.
Here’s the GUIDED SEARCH FOR LEBANON COUNTY – get information and reports here.