2-1-1 Texas delivers efficient access to the most appropriate sources of help and information. Anywhere in Texas, anyone can call 2-1-1 for free information and referrals to health and human service agencies, nonprofit and faith-based organizations, disaster relief resources, and volunteer opportunities. The 2-1-1 helpline in Dallas maintains a comprehensive community resource database of services providing assistance with health care, employment, educational, legal, housing, counseling, and transportation needs, and much more. Read more »
All major cities and some smaller cities in Texas will have a source book or directory designed my a council, agency or organization concerned with the health, social, recreational, and educational needs of the residents of their community. Below are links to the web sites of some examples of such organizations and their online material.