2-1-1 is a free, easy to remember telephone number that connects people in need with people who can help. 2-1-1 provides Northeast Michigan with referrals and information to assist people who are looking for help. We offer this free and confidential service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 2-1-1 Northeast Michigan is your free, single connection to the hundreds of health and human services available in our community. You get one-call convenience and assistance from a trained specialist who directs you to the resources that will serve you best during your time of need.