bc211 Text Messaging Service: Happy First Birthday!

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bc211 Text Messaging Service: Happy First Birthday!

bc211 Text Messaging Service: Happy First Birthday!

On February 2, 2015, bc211 launched its texting service, enabling residents of the Lower Mainland to access bc211 services simply by texting 2-1-1 from their mobile devices. Accessing free information and referral regarding community, government and social services in Metro Vancouver now no longer requires a phone […]

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Texting for Dinosaurs

Texting for Dinosaurs

If you’re a parent of teenagers, like me, you probably fret over the ubiquitous appendage found between their hand and their eyes: the smartphone. I know, I know… we moan about the loss of face-to-face interaction, we complain when they’re Snapchatting Julie instead of talking to us […]

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Watch the iNeedBC211 Video

Watch the iNeedBC211 Video

Our goal at bc211 is to connect people in need with the services that are best suited to help them. As of February, 2015, residents of the Lower Mainland and Sunshine Coast are able to access bc211’s service simply by texting the name of their community to 211 on their […]

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bc211 Launches Mobile Text Messaging Service

  Starting February 2, 2015, residents of the Lower Mainland will be able to access bc211 services simply by texting 211 from their mobile device. This means accessing free information and referral regarding community, government and social services in B.C. no longer requires a phone call. Focus […]

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