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The Mid Shore's Connection To Help.

Get connected to essential resources in your community.

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Talk to a caring 211 specialist 24/7. All calls are confidential.

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211's caring call specialists will listen, identify your needs and locate resources and support.

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Find local resources in 211's comprehensive database. Search by ZIP code and categories like food, housing or utilities.

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211 and Mid Shore Partners Working Together

211, the Mid Shore Health Improvement Coalition, and Mid Shore community partners are working together to connect residents in Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne's, and Talbot counties.

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About 211

211 is a simple, memorable three-digit phone number that connects Marylanders to essential resources. The free and confidential service enables individuals with unmet needs a one-stop access point to health and human service agencies. English and Spanish-speaking resource specialists are available 24/7, and translation is available in 150+ languages.

211 is powered by the Maryland Information Network, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

About Mid Shore Health Improvement Coalition

The Mid Shore Health Improvement Coalition is a collaborative effort with over 150 stakeholders committed to addressing pressing factors impacting residents' health. Mid Shore partners include health departments, schools, businesses, government, healthcare, and community and faith-based organizations. Learn more about the Mid Shore Health Improvement Coalition.

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Learn about 211 at events held throughout the Mid Shore by our partner organizations.

Access Top Resources In Mid Shore Counties

With a database of 7,500+ resources, 211 can connect you to resources that can help.
Search for top resources like food banks in each Mid Shore county.

Find Mid Shore Events

View the Mid Shore Health Improvement Coalition calendar of events for local health fairs, screenings, diabetes education events and more.

Have Questions?

Get answers to frequently asked questions. If you have other 211 questions, read the full 211 FAQs. You can also email info@211md.org

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