Information & Referral Resources

Description: Any of a variety of services that provide live or recorded information about a particular topic or service that interested individuals can access by telephone. Includes organizations that provide this type of topical information online. (Adapted AIRS TJ-3200)

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ID

Boise, ID

Address: Boise, ID
Toll Free Phone: 800-373-3411
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: Online Resource: DO NOT MAIL:
3 digit numbers, sometimes referred to as "N11" numbers, are phone numbers designated by the FCC for various community service organizations. Here is a list of 3 digit numbers and their function in Idaho.

2-1-1 Idaho CareLine Referral service for non-emergency community health and human resources in Idaho.

3-1-1 Reserved for non-emergency law enforcement use.
Note: This number is not currently activated in Idaho.

4-1-1 Telephone directory assistance.
Note: Charges may apply for the call.

5-1-1 Travel Information and Road Conditions.

6-1-1 Electric Lightwave Service Center
For telephone repair or pay phone repair

7-1-1 Idaho Telecommunications Relay Service 1-800-368-6185
For the hearing impaired

8-1-1 Dig-Line Protection Utility Service of Idaho.
For location of underground utilities prior to digging.

9-1-1 Emergency assistance.


Some 3 digit numbers may not work on some phone service providers' network. Please contact your phone service provider if you have problems reaching any of the above 3 digit numbers.

3 digit number functions may vary depending upon what state you dial from.
You can contact the 2-1-1 Idaho Careline for information hotline numbers for your state. By phone: 1-800-926-2588
Online: www.idahocareline.org Keyword: "800 Other State Hotlines"

Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/1/2013

Driggs, ID

1420 N Hwy 33, Suite 204
Driggs, ID 83422
Phone: 208-354-0870
Address: 1420 N Hwy 33, Suite 204
Driggs, ID 83422
Phone: 208-354-0870
Services Provided: To improve lives by connecting those in need with a network of resources.
Through advocacy, case management, and referral, the CRCTV collaborates with individuals, organizations, and governmental entities to help Teton Valley residents move away from crisis and gain stability in their lives. The CRCTV has limited funds to assist clients with emergency financial situations.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 1/28/2019

Nampa, ID

Address: Nampa, ID 83653
Phone: 208-465-5011
Fax: 208-467-2062
Eligibility: Victim of domestic violence or sexual assault.
Services Provided: Crisis Line: 208-465-5011
Telephone line: 208-467-4130

Taking control of your life, can begin with a phone call. Valley Crisis Center is available around the clock. The Valley Crisis Center program provides the following: safe transitional housing for women and their children; counseling for individuals or group; information and referral in the areas of legal, financial, medical and vocational; 24-hour crisis line, telephone counseling, information and referral; Rape Crisis, 24-hour crisis line, telephone counseling, information and referral; Community education (public. speaking to organizations, churches, clubs, schools, professional training); Court mandated domestic violence orientation. Our services are available to any person who needs them regardless of your ability to pay.

The CATCH program - Charitable Assistance To Community's Homeless" in Boise and Caldwell- primarily assists homeless families with children younger than 18. The program is also available to young adults, ages 18 to 22, who are aging out of foster care.
**How CATCH program works? - The case manager will work with four shelters (Hope's Door, Lighthouse Rescue Mission, Salvation Army and Valley Crisis), as well as with WICAP, to receive referrals for families that meet the program qualifications. Once a family is determined to be eligible, that family will sign a lease directly with a landlord and CATCH of Canyon County will pay the rent, with funds donated by businesses, faith-based organizations, private individuals and stimulus dollars.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 4/22/2019

Sandpoint, ID

231 North 3rd Ave
Suite 101
Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone: 208-920-1840
Address: 231 North 3rd Ave
Suite 101
Sandpoint, ID 83864
Phone: 208-920-1840
Services Provided: Sandpoint Community Resource Center (SCRC) supports a vision to provide a secure access point for our local community members in need of resource navigation, community resource education, outreach and service referral; additionally, will facilitate the assessment of local, ongoing needs of our target populations (senior citizens, military and veterans, youth, homeless, and home-bound and vulnerable individuals living with challenges of daily living. SCRC's mission is to bridge the gap between those in need and those who serve in our community.
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 5/6/2019

Nationwide

11240 Waples Mill Road Ste 200
Fairfax, VA 22030
Address: 11240 Waples Mill Road Ste 200
Fairfax, VA 22030
Email: 211@uww.unitedway.org
Eligibility: No restrictions
Services Provided: An information and referral national 2-1-1 center with access to contact information of 2-1-1 call centers nationwide.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
Address: PO Box 524
Crown Point, IN 46308
Phone: 219-789-9874
Toll Free Phone: 800-328-8476
Email: info@aspergersyndrome.org
Eligibility: Open to all.
Services Provided: An online resource for families, individuals, and medical professionals who deal with the challenges of Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 4/18/2019
1703 North Beauregard Street Suite 420
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone: 202-467-5081
Organization Name: American Council of the Blind
Address: 1703 North Beauregard Street Suite 420
Alexandria, VA 22311
Phone: 202-467-5081
Fax: 703-465-5085
Email: info@acb.org
Eligibility: Those who are blind or visually impaired, their families, friends, doctors, caregivers, and anyone who works with blind or visually impaired people
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Non-medical information on blindness, and referrals to various sources of help, state services for the blind, and state libraries for the blind.

Provides college scholarships for blind students.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

MD

Bethesda, MD

3 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3580
Address: 3 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3580
Toll Free Phone: 800-891-5390
Fax: 703-738-4929
Eligibility: Contact for specific information.
Services Provided: The NKUDIC is an information and referral service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. NKUDIC responds to written inquiries, develops and distributes publications and provides referrals to kidney and urologic organizations.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 6/1/2012

NC

Research Triangle Park, NC

Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Organization Name: American Social Health Association
Address: Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Eligibility: None
Services Provided: Online resource to find 211 services in states other than Idaho.
Original Source: Idaho Careline 211
Last Updated: 10/30/2018