There are many services available for the people of Yakima County, but people often go without even basic needs because they don't know that services are available or how to get them. 2-1-1 connects people to services. 2-1-1 has lists of local resources including information about food banks, crisis intervention services, job training, Meals on Wheels, family resource centers, and volunteer opportunities.
Though it is not available in all areas across the nation, Yakima County has local 2-1-1 support. This means that you can dial 2-1-1 from any phone in Yakima County and you will reach someone that can provide information about or referrals to local resources.
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