About 211 Northwest Territories

211 Help Starts Here Image211 Northwest Territories was launched at the end of 2020 through the Emergency Community Support Fund of the Government of Canada.

211 is the information and referral service that connects residents of Northwest Territories to critical human, social, community and government support. 211 helps you navigate the complex network of government and community programs and services to find the help you need in your unique situation. This service is 100% free and confidential.

This website is the public online version of the database used by 211 Community Resource Navigators for the 211 telephone service. This up-to-date, accessible, searchable database provides comprehensive access to information about social, community, health and government services in Northwest Territories. This website complements our telephone service, and if you are unable to find the information you need, just dial 2-1-1 any time to speak with a Community Resource Navigator.

Key features of 211:


Call 2-1-1 for:

Call 9-1-1 for:

In an emergency, call 911 immediately. An emergency is any situation that requires immediate assistance from the police, fire department or paramedics. Examples include: