211 LA County is a private, not-for-profit organization formerly known as INFO LINE of Los Angeles. It is the largest information and referral service in the nation, helping 400,000 individuals and families in Los Angeles County each year. Since 1981, 211 LA County has provided free, confidential services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Services are provided in English, Spanish and over 140 other languages via a tele-interpreting service. Services are also provided for the hearing impaired.