2-1-1 Connecticut Webinar Series

Tools for Professionals
Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Time: 12:30-1:00
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The mission of United Way of Connecticut (UWC) is to help meet the needs of Connecticut and its residents through information education and connection to services. This mission is made possible through innovative and valuable partnerships with community providers, state departments and local government. Tune in to learn about some of the tools and resources 2-1-1 offers professionals across the state.


Utility Assistance Resources in Connecticut
Date: Thursday, October 10, 2019
Time: 12:30-1:00
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Request for utility assistance make up nearly 10% of 2-1-1 CT’s service requests annually. Residents in need of information about utility assistance can dial 211 or visit 211ct.org to learn more about available resources. This webinar will cover information about programs that can help pay for gas, electric and heating fuel expenses as well as other seasonal utility assistance options.  Program details and eligibility criteria will be discussed.


Re-entry Resources in Connecticut
Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019
Time: 11:30-12:00
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Was someone you know recently released from incarceration? 2-1-1 Connecticut maintains a database of community resources that can help those exiting the criminal justice system or any non-community placement successfully return to the community. Join 2-1-1 Connecticut for a webinar that explores the broad categories of re-entry resources and learn how to connect to them on 211ct.org.


Transportation Resources in Connecticut
Date: Tuesday October 29, 2019
Time: 1:00-1:30
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Last year, 2-1-1 Contact Specialists received more than 3,800 transportation-related service requests from individuals seeking access to and information on transportation resources across the state. Transportation barriers such as income, age, disability, access to a car, proximity to public transportation and distance from destinations, have the potential to prevent Connecticut residents from getting where they need to go. 2-1-1’s comprehensive database of health and human services includes information on bus, rail and ride opportunities and financial assistance for transportation needs.


Frequently Asked Question About 2-1-1
Date: Thursday, November 7, 2019
Time: 10:00-10:30
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2-1-1 is a free, confidential information and referral service that connects people to essential health and human services 24 hours a day, seven days a week online and over the phone. But, what does that really mean? Tune in for answers to some of 2-1-1 CT’s most frequently asked questions!


Resources for Veterans in Connecticut
Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Time: 10:00-10:30
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Connecting active duty and veteran service members to all available community supports can be challenging. What programs are they eligible for? Where can they seek support from individuals who are specifically trained to work with this population? Join 2-1-1 Connecticut for a webinar that explores the broad categories of resources available to veterans and service members and how to find and connect to them on 211ct.org.


New 211ct.org Website Features
Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Time: 10:00-10:30
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2-1-1 Connecticut is continuously striving to better meet the needs of Connecticut residents. Since the 211ct.org website upgrade in August 2015, we have been reading and listening to your feedback about how to continue to improve the site. We are pleased to review some exciting new features in this webinar.