211 for Social Service Assistance
The 211 Info Line is a service of United Way that connects callers to 4500 social service providers in Southern California. For example, you can call 211 for runaway and homeless services, or to reach Traveler’s Aid of Los Angeles. You can also call 211 to get help after a disaster, although you should still call 911 if lives are in danger.
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