211 Contra Costa
211 is the national, toll-free, three-digit phone number to call for information about all kinds of local health and social services. Calls are answered 24 hours per day, 365 days per year by trained information and referral specialists at the Contra Costa Crisis Center.
211 Fact Sheet
For an updated summary of 211 in Contra Costa County, click here
A comprehensive, up-to-date database of local health and social services is the backbone of 211. Call specialists use the database to refer callers to resources. Individuals can access the database, too, free of charge. Just select from the menu options at left.
Special guides for targeted populations are updated regularly and can be downloaded in English and Spanish.
Healthy City Interface
Healthy City is an independent, nonprofit agency that performs sophisticated geo-mapping for public policymakers in California. Updated information in our 211 database is provided to Healthy City every month, which overlays it with other data in a publicly accessible, free site specifically for Contra Costa County. Click here.
Monthly and year-to-date statistics for 211 calls are posted online. Click here.
2. Personal Information
Some sections of this website may collect and retain personally-identifiable information about you, such as your name, address, telephone number, and email address. If you provide us with personal information, we may retain and use it for several purposes, including customizing your experience on the website or linking you with requested information. This also applies to any collection of your email address. Your email address and/or contact information won’t be provided to any third parties without your prior consent.
3. Technical Information Collected Automatically
We also collect certain technical information with regard to your use of our website. This information doesn’t allow us to identify you personally, however. It may include the type of Internet browser and computer operating system you’re using, or the name of the website from which you linked to our site.
4. Comments and Questions
Contra Costa Crisis Center
P.O. Box 3364
Walnut Creek, CA 94598