Mission: 2-1-1 big bend, inc. Operates a 24/7 telephone hotline that serves as a gateway to community services and support for individuals in crisis in the big bend area of florida and offers other specialized statewide hotlines.
Programs: Helpline 2-1-1 is a 24/7 hotline program serving primarily the big bend area of florida. The goal is to offer crisis hotline intervention, counseling, information and referrals to community services. Training programs related to crisis intervention and communication skills are offered to volunteers who become hotline counselors and to community nonprofits who want similar training. This program also provides hotline services for specialized audiences through contracts, such as targeting military families, and after-hours hotline services for nonprofit organizations.
the family health line is a statewide, toll-free hotline funded by the florida department of health. The goal of the program is to improve the health status of florida's pregnant women, infants and toddlers.
the florida hiv/aids hotline is the statewide, toll-free hotline funded by the florida department of health to be a resource for hiv/aids-related information, community referrals and supportive telephone counseling.