Find private, confidential help, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by calling 2-1-1 or visiting

ABUW is proud to be one of the local United Ways supporting MASS 2-1-1, a free Information & Referral Service provided for residents of Massachusetts since 2006 through a collaboration of United Ways across the state.

By dialing 2-1-1 in Massachusetts, callers are connected to local services - from food, clothing, and shelter assistance to counseling, legal and financial services, and much more. This comprehensive service will direct you to a local provider to help meet your needs. Translation services in over 140 languages and TTY service is also available.

It’s FREE, helpful, fast, confidential, staffed by trained counselors and easy to use!

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