Elk County’s new 2-1-1 system providing social services guidance

Photo by Amy Cherry - Shown are members of the Elk County Family Resource Network along with a representative from Southwest 2-1-1 during the launch of the Northwest 2-1-1 system.
Staff Writer

A new social service offering has officially launched in Elk County as part of the PA 2-1-1 initiative. The new service may be accessed may be accessed by calling or texting 2-1-1 or visiting the PA211NW.org website.
2-1-1 connects people in need with food/shelter/clothing, children and youth services, aging services, health services, counseling, education/training, parenting, support groups, substance abuse, utilities, re-entry, literacy, workforce development, and tax preparation.