Are you in need of emotional support or a listening ear?

If you or someone you know is in crisis, call 269.381.HELP (in Kalamazoo, Allegan, Van Buren, Berrien or Cass counties) or your local crisis center. You can also call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1.800.273.TALK.

Call us at 269.381.HELP any time day or night.

Do you need information or resources?

2-1-1 can assist with a number of needs, ranging from after-school programs, housing assistance, tax scheduling, food pantries, mental health services, and more.

Text your zip code to 898-211 for easy 24/7 service via text.

Online chat is offered between 4 pm and 10 pm daily.

Help for Hard Times

Help for Hard Times is a downloadable, printable guide that provides quick access points to those in need. This guide is unique to each county.

For further information on agencies or services, please contact 2-1-1.