Today is 211 Day across North America! 211 Day is a public awareness initiative for the award-winning service that helps guide people through the complex network of human services by phone, online, and in some areas by text. 211 is Canada’s primary source of information for government and community-based, non-clinical health and social services. The free and confidential service can be accessed 24 hours a day, in more than 150 languages, by phone, chat, text, and web. 211 helps connect people to the right information and services, making their pathway to care and resources a guided and trusted one.