United Way 2-1-1

 Dial 2-1-1 or 1-866-IOWA-211 


With hundreds of community services available, it can be confusing to know where to turn for help. 2-1-1, available through United Way of Johnson County, is an easy to remember phone number that connects individuals with human services and resources in our community.

Get Connected 


  • Accessible to everyone, at no cost
  • All calls are confidential
  • Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Multilingual assistance

Get Answers


  • Basic Human Needs
    Food pantries, clothing, affordable housing, utility assistance
  • Physical and Mental Health
    Medicaid/Medicare, support groups, drug and alcohol intervention
  • Employment Support
    Financial and transportation assistance
  • Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities
    Meals on Wheels, home health care, homemaker services
  • Support for Children, Youth and Families
    Childcare, protective services
    • And much more!