Joyce Smith

B.C. 211 will make community connections

United Way branches across B.C. will help connect people with the services they need.

United Way branches across B.C. will help connect people with the services they need.

B.C. 211 is a free, multilingual service that will be accessible to anyone, 24 hours a day. It will be a web-based referral service to connect users to community, government and social services.

B.C. 211 will be operated by the 211 British Columbia Services Society, a non-profit organization funded by the United Way.

The program is expected to launch in February 2017.

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