211 Public Service Announcement:
211 CNY (a United Way of CNY funded program) plays a pivotal role in connecting local people to resources and services.
Twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, Community Connectors at Contact Community Services are answering the call when people dial 2-1-1 seeking help in health and human service areas like housing, food, financial assistance, and employment. But recently, calls regarding mental health assistance have been on the rise. In fact, over the last five years 211CNY has answered nearly 8,000 calls for mental health assistance.