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211 Helpline Partners With Peggy Adams Animal Rescue To Provide Emotional Support To Suicide Prevention Counselors

June 25, 2018 [Lantana, FL] – On Thursday, June 28th at 11:00am, staff from Peggy Adams Animal Rescue in West Palm Beach will be bringing adorable, adoptable dogs to 211 HelpLine’s facility in Lantana, to provide emotional support to their suicide prevention counselors.  In wake of the two

211's Spring Gala An "Enchanting" Success

  In its fourth year, the 211 HelpLine Spring Gala transformed the Four Seasons Resort into an enchanted forest complete with moving trees, dancing fairies and mystical surprises. Guests were invited to sip, dine and enjoy entertainment by international recording artist Alexander Star on

Broward Tragedy- Too Close To Home

The staff at 211 HelpLine express deepest condolences for the students, families, teachers, staff and community in Broward County.  Without a doubt, the impact of school shootings has no boundaries…the ripple from this traumatic event has sent shock waves county to county, statewide, nationally

Backlash at YouTube Star Regarding Suicide Video

January 4, 2018- YouTube personality Logan Paul continues to face intense criticism after he posted a video of a victim of suicide found while Logan and his group where visiting a Japanese forest known as a location for suicides. The staff at 211 HelpLine want the community to turn this

211 Helping To Save Lives & Raise Awareness About Suicide Prevention

July 26, 2017 [Lantana, FL] – Within the past week, we have heard of multiple suicides including famous rock star, Chester Bennington of the band Linkin Park, as well as heartbreaking suicide-by-train incidents in our own backyard. These tragedies are a growing concern for 211 HelpLine and the

Rap Artist Logic Releases Song “1-800-273-8255,” Highlights the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline as Resource

The new song is named after the Lifeline’s national phone number and encourages individuals in crisis to reach out.   NEW YORK, N.Y. (April 28, 2017) – Today, Def Jam artist Logic released his single “1-800-273-8255” ahead of his upcoming album Everybody. The song is an anthem that shares

211's Help Me Grow Screening Event: Books, Balls, & Blocks. At Safe Kids Day-Palm Beach Outlet Mall

Saturday April 22, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm     211's Help Me Grow Team will be on site to do developmental screenings            

United Way Launches Free Tax Help Program’s 14th YearTaxes Filed Free For You, With Help or Yourself

United Way of Palm Beach County’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program officially begins today, January 18, 2017, offering free and safe income tax preparation services throughout Palm Beach County to those with a 2016 household income of 64,000 or less. VITA now offers three exciting