WHAT IS 2-1-1?
2-1-1 is a confidential, toll-free help hotline for anyone in Hawaii in need of help. With 2-1-1, you can easily find information and referrals on everything from crisis intervention and counseling to job training, educational programs and child care.
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday – Friday
from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The service is confidential, toll-free,
statewide and multilingual
assistance is available.
to search our online database.
IN 2016: 61,574
Top 5 request made in 2016 for people who were in need: (Phone and web):
Rental payment Assistance: 10,667
Food pantries: 7,360
Homeless shelters: 2,881
Food Stamps/SNAP applications: 2,036
Rental Deposit Assistance: 1,828
WHAT CAN 2-1-1 HELP ME FIND?
Specialists search a database of over 4,000 government and nonprofit services and programs to find the answers you need, from basic needs (food, shelter, clothing), childcare, elderly care, disability services and more!.
In 2016, 61, 574 people received assistance from our 2-1-1 information and referral service helpline and website combined. 2-1-1 Information & Referral Specialists made phone referrals recommending callers to agencies in our community that help with food, rent, utility payment assistance, public assistance programs, homeless shelters and many other services listed with Aloha United Way 2-1-1.
WANT TO BE ADDED TO OUR DATABASE?
Please review our inclusion/exclusion policy to see if your agency meets our database guidelines. To be added to our database, please click on the link below named 2-1-1 New Agency/Service Form, fill it out and submit back to us for approval.
ALREADY IN OUR DATABASE?
If you need to update your agency's information please contact us directly. If your agency is already listed with us but you need to add a new service or program, please complete the 2-1-1 New Agency/Service Form and submit it back to us. If you have any questions feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.