Kenosha County residents cannot be productive members of the workforce if they are not connected to services that they need, which is why United Way of Kenosha County is partnered with IMPACT 2-1-1. Impact 2-1-1 is a central access point for people in need. During times of personal crisis or community disaster, this free, confidential helpline and online resource directory makes it easy for residents to get connected to information and assistance.
By calling 2-1-1, Kenosha County residents are able to receive information about accessing emergency food, housing, child care, crisis counselling, substance abuse treatment and more. When basic needs are addressed, individuals can focus on work and family. In 2017, 825 calls were received by IMPACT 2-1-1 and over 1,000 referrals were made to local organizations for assistance.
Simply dial 2-1-1 to speak with a specialist. You can also visit Impact 2-1-1 to view resources online.