The Public Affairs and Community Relations Team works with local and national media to share stories and news about 211 LA (211 LA County). 

If you are interested in conducting media coverage of 211 LA, please get in touch with us at

News media members must contact the Public Affairs and Community Relations Team in advance of any reporting purposes, including newsgathering, interviews, photography, filming, or broadcast transmission. 


Gilbert Zavala 

Communications Director


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About 211 LA County

211 LA (or 211 LA County) is the hub for community members and community organizations looking for all types of health, human, and social services in Los Angeles County. We provide information and referrals to the services that best meet individual needs, through our 24 hours 2-1-1 call line, or through our website, text, and chat. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, 211 LA has served the people of Los Angeles County since 1981, when it was formed under the name of The Information and Referral Federation of Los Angeles (also formerly known as InfoLine). 211 LA's services are funded through partnerships with the LA County Board of Supervisors, CEO, and Departments; with contracts with the State of California, LAHSA, SoCal Gas, Southern California Edison, AARP, and others; and with grants from foundations including the National Institute of Health (NIH).

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