Families recovering from the recent flooding in northeast Missouri are currently in need of items to help them move back into their homes. Please contact United Way's 2-1-1 helpline toll-free if you are able to assist with these needs. Those calling from a cell phone or out-of-state can contact the 2-1-1 call center by dialing (800) 427-4626. Items needed are:
Nonperishable food items
Paper products, including toilet paper and paper towels
Insect repellent products, especially mosquito repellent
In Missouri those who need assistance with the recent flooding can dial 2-1-1 from a land line 24 hours a day, seven days a week to find resources for help. Those calling from a cell phone or Illinois can call (800) 427-4626.