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211 Central Ontario

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Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/211Central
Website Website: www.findhelp.ca
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Phone
Office Phone 416-397-4636; 2-1-1 (within 416 and 647 area codes); Administration 416-392-4605
Fax 416-392-4404
TTY Phone 1-888-340-1001
Address/Location Info
Address 543 Richmond St W, Ste 125
Toronto, ON M5V 1Y6
 
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Located In Community Toronto Central
Intersection Bathurst St and Queen St W
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Partially Accessible - Wheelchair
Description/Eligibility/Service Details
Description Provides community information services

211 * 416-397-4636 * 2-1-1 (within 416 and 647 area codes) * provides confidential information and referral on a wide range of community, social services, health, and government programs * information counselors assess, refer and advocate to assist persons in contacting appropriate services * information provided by telephone, e-mail or mail * www.211Toronto.ca

Data and resource coordination services - includes Ontario-wide web resources at www.211Ontario.ca


Training And Outreach Requests * 416-392-4544 * provides training on assessment, information, referral, interviewing, communication and advocacy skills (fee charged) * outreach presentations (free, but honoraria requested)

Partnership Opportunities * 416-392-4566 * information on partnerships for development of community directories, databases or helplines
Hours 2-1-1 -- Mon-Sun 24 hours * office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Peel Region - Some services provided for residents of Peel ; Toronto (City of) ; York Region
Fees Publications - Fees for most ; None - Helplines free
Languages English ; French ; Amharic ; Arabic ; Chinese ; Chinese (Cantonese) ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Czech ; Farsi (Persian) ; Filipino ; Hindi ; Italian ; Kinyarwanda ; Punjabi ; Russian ; Slovak ; Spanish ; Swahili ; Tigrinya ; Urdu ; *Telephone interpretation to access service can be arranged for over 180 languages 
*Rundi, Kurdish, Tigre, Chinese (Taishan);Nepal are also available.
Contact Information
E-Mail info@findhelp.ca
Website www.findhelp.ca
Primary Executive Sue Wilkinson, Executive Director and CEO
Other Info
Alternate Name 211 Toronto
Funding City / Town - Toronto ; Provincial - Ontario ; United Way
Service Level (70) Community Information
Subjects
Subjects Community information centres ; Employment ; Homeless people ; Information and referral ; Job search training ; Online searching ; Publications