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Tens of thousands turn to 211 helpline

Reading Time: < 1 minute A helpline that connects Albertans to community, government, and social services received more than 88,000 calls in 2016. Just over half of all calls to the 211 number last year were about income and social assistance; housing supports; transportation; and public service information. The call data provides “a view to the mostly invisible social service […] Read more