211 (within 530 area code)

WHAT IS 211? A free, multi-lingual, confidential phone number and online database that connects Yolo County residents quickly and effectively to local health and human service programs, joblessness support and disaster response information. When you dial 2-1-1, well trained call specialists quickly evaluate your needs and provide information and referral to community resources for needs such as: • Health services • Emergency and Disaster preparedness and response • Food • Housing • Mental health and counseling • Income support • Help for seniors and people with disabilities • Resources for children and families • And much more!

WHO CAN CALL? Everyone with cell phone or land line access.

WHEN CAN I CALL? 24/7: Staff members are always available.

The number also has a website,, containing information about said services.

You may be interested in the Interfaith Rotating Winter Shelter and the CommuniCare Health Center for basic shelter/medical needs. You can probably recharge your cell phone for a refundable deposit at the Solar Filling Station, depending on which charger shape your phone takes. This power will allow you to call 211 Yolo and speak to someone who can connect you to additional help.