211 News

211 is excited to present its 2nd Annual Non-Profit Awards, Jewels of the TreasureCoast Luncheon

On Thursday, May 7, 2015, 211 Helpline is excited to present its 2nd Annual Non-Profit Awards, Jewels of the TreasureCoast Luncheon! We are thrilled to once again not only recognize the outstanding work being done by nonprofit agencies in Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee & St. Lucie Counties, but

211 HelpLine Volunteer Appreciation Features a Special Tribute to Sunshine Volunteer Nat Price Who Turns 100 in May

April 13, 2015- A call to 211 HelpLine is the starting point for help & “hope when you need it the most!” 211staff have made a difference in the lives of hundreds of thousands of individuals and families since the program launch. But nothing is as heartwarming as 211’s Sunshine program. Staff and

211's First Annual Greater Palm Beach Soiree was a positiviley shining event!

  211's First Annual Greater Palm Beach Soirée was held at the Lake Pavilion February 27th, 2015 Event co-chairs Ozzie Madeiros and Eddie Schmidt (featured left to right in picture above)  Article Featured in the Palm Beach Post Notables March 4, 2015 Attendees of the First Annual

211’s Health Advocacy Program- helping those medically needy who have fallen through the cracks in Palm Beach County.

   211’s free Health Advocacy program goes above and beyond to assist clients in accessing crucial healthcare. 211’s Health Advocate will do whatever is necessary- often meeting clients who have literacy and communication barriers to help with their applications for low cost health insurance,

“Selfies” for a cause- help get the word out about life-saving 211 HelpLine during 211 Awareness Week & Month

    Click here to view contest winner!   February 2015- 211 saves lives! Now it is your chance to help! Everyone is encourage to get their “selfies on” throughout the month of February- letting the world now that they love 211!  Simply email your selfies to by

WPTV TV 5 Newscast: 211 HelpLine here for those struggling and or having thoughts of Suicide during the holiday season

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. - This week, deputies from the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office responded to four suicides within only twenty-four hours. "We want people to feel comfortable to call us because we are here to help them," says Patrice Schroeder of 211. The service allows people from

211 HelpLine Staff Continue their Commitment to Provide High Quality and Caring Service to the Community

    November 26, 2014- As the recent suicide tragedy of Robin Williams brought 211’s crisisline service to the foreground, 211 staff have continued to prove that they go above and beyond in the quality caring service that they provide. Meeting the tough standards set out by the American

Indian River County Seniors and the Sheriff gathered for a “Sunny” celebration to mark the one year anniversary of 211’s life saving Sunshine Daily Calls for IRC seniors.

Pictured L to R: Sheriff Deryl Loar; Karen Deigl, CEO of SRA; Sunshine clients; Vinnie Pearl, Paul Roth; Barbara White,  Clair-Ann  Ali-Lebeck, Dean Risher; Page Woodward 211; Patrice Schroeder 211 PIO. Free “Sunshine” Daily Telephone Reassurance calls are available for seniors 60 and older,