Need help? Dial 211

If you are in need of help during these cold days, just pick up the phone.The United Way says its 211 telephone helpline is available to everyone in Missouri 24 hours a day, seven days a week.You can call for information about healthcare, housing and energy, economic and family security, and food and education.Calling 211 is free and confidential.You can also go online at .The United Way has declared Thursday 211 Day.