Help for the Holidays

Help for the Holidays

Need help for the holidays? Want to give help? 2-1-1 is your connection point for holiday assistance programs throughout Washington State. We can help you find help for Thanksgiving, Christmas, other holiday meals, and gift programs for those in need….

World Diabetes Day is November 14th, 2017

World Diabetes Day is November 14th, 2017

Diabetes affects 30 million people in the U.S., and 627,000 people in Washington State. Additionally, 84 million people in the U.S., including 2 million in Washington State, have prediabetes. Diabetes has serious human and economic costs for our communities. The…

Signs of Change

Signs of Change

Recently the City of Spokane has started posting signs to help people to “Give Real Change”. Read more about this new program at the City of Spokane Website or watch the video below.

American Diabetes Association’s National Healthy Lunch Day – September 19th, 2017

American Diabetes Association’s National Healthy Lunch Day – September 19th, 2017

On Tuesday, September 19, WIN211 promotes the American Diabetes Association’s National Healthy Lunch Day. Why is National Healthy Lunch Day so important? Most of us are uncertain about what’s best to eat, what’s healthful and what’s not. Often our food…

2017 2nd Quarter Newsletter

2017 2nd Quarter Newsletter

Download our quarterly newsletters to keep up with the latest news from WIN211. Find out about new programs, partner programs, upcoming changes, demographics, caller needs, and much more. Download Washington 2-1-1 2nd Quarter 2017 Newsletter

WIN211 Receives First Increase in Funding From Washington State Legislature

WIN211 Receives First Increase in Funding From Washington State Legislature

Washington Information Network 2-1-1 would like to thank the Washington State Legislature for increasing support for statewide 2-1-1 Information and Referral services in the 2017-2019 State Biennial Operating Budget. Read

WIN211 2016-2017 Annual Report

WIN211 2016-2017 Annual Report

Throughout Washington State, WIN211 connects people to help when they need it, builds community resilience, and advocates for breaking cycles of need. Read the annual report from WIN211 for information about our strategic, financial, and operational highlights as well as…

Excessive Heat Warning in Northwest Washington Aug 2017

Excessive Heat Warning in Northwest Washington Aug 2017

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Excessive Heat Warning (see below) remaining in effect until 9 am PDT Friday. Read more here. Alert area: Southwest Interior-Everett and Vicinity, Tacoma Area, Hood Canal Area-Lower Chehalis Valley Area, East Puget…

Free School Supplies 2017

Free School Supplies 2017

The first day for school is fast approaching. Fortunately in many areas there are programs to help low-income families obtain some of the supplies needed for children to be successful in school. These supplies vary, but some programs may include…

SAIL – Stay Active and Independent for Life

SAIL – Stay Active and Independent for Life

Stay Active and Independent for Life (SAIL) is a strength, balance and fitness program for adults 65 and older. Performing exercises that improve strength, balance and fitness are the single most important activity that adults can do to stay active…

WIN211 10th Anniversary Sponsors

Dr. Dennis G. & Terri Jean Smith