News

  • 211 Day 2021

    February, 2021: In a crisis, in a disaster, in a pandemic, NC 211 is here to help North Carolinians get…

  • From Hello to Help, NC 211 is Here

    2-1-1. Three simple numbers that North Carolinians can dial to speak with a real person who can answer questions and…

  • EITC Awareness Day

    You work hard. Let tax credits work for you. January, 2021: United Way of North Carolina is raising awareness around important…

  • NC Eviction Moratorium Extended

    Governor Extends North Carolina Evictions Moratorium December 30, 2020: Today, Governor Roy Cooper signed Executive Order 184, extending North Carolina’s…

  • NC 211 “How To” Video

    NC 211 Releases New Video Providing Guidance On How to Use 211’s Website and Help Line December, 2020: NC 211…

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

    Consumer Alert: Don’t Fall for COVID-19 Vaccine Scams From Attorney General Josh Stein December 2, 2020: Recently, we’ve seen promising developments…

  • A Message to HOPE Program Applicants

    A Message to HOPE Program Applicants from United Way and NC 211 Thousands of North Carolinians applied for rent and/or…

  • Executive Order to Strengthen Eviction Prevention

    Governor Cooper Signs Executive Order to Strengthen Eviction Prevention and Help Renters Stay in Their Homes Executive Order No. 171…

  • Cybercrime Support Initiative Launch

    United Way of North Carolina and Cybercrime Support Network Launch North Carolina’s First Cybercrime Hotline August, 2020: United Way of…

  • 100,000 Calls & New Website

    August, 2020: NC 211 has handled more than 100,000 calls and emails since being activated as part of the State’s…

  • Self-Sufficiency Standard Launch

    North Carolina families struggling to make ends meet even before COVID-19 hit, according to new data   August, 2020: The United Way of North Carolina and United…

  • COVID Impact Survey

    United Ways ask families across North Carolina to complete this important survey to assess the economic impact of COVID-19 July,…

  • COVID-19 Response

    July, 2020: The NC 211 team has handled 69,847 calls since the beginning of COVID-19 response in North Carolina, with…

  • NC 211 Handles More Than 50,000 Calls

    June 4, 2020 – United Way’s 211 has been responding to callers from all corners of the State since Governor…

  • NC 211 Launches New Logo

    June, 2020: We are proud to announce the launch of the new NC 211 logo. Our decision to switch to…