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Are you trying to find community resources and support services in Calgary?  Call 211

How is 211 different from 311, 411 and 911?

  • 211 – Information referral service for non-emergency human services in Calgary – including more than 4,000 community, social and government services
  • 311 – Customer service line for City of Calgary municipal services such as road repairs, garbage removal and building permits
  • 411 – Telephone directory listings
  • 811 - Health link Health advice 24/7
  • 911 – Emergency number for medical, fire and police assistance

Who is behind 211 in Calgary?

211 Calgary is a joint initiative of the Distress Centre Calgary, The City of Calgary (Family & Community Support Services), and United Way of Calgary and Area. Through its Inform Calgary/Inform Alberta database partnership with The City of Calgary, Calgary Health Region is also an important contributor.