Texas 2-1-1

Many Franklin County residents are seeking assistance through the 2-1-1 Texas Agency. 2-1-1 Texas is a free, anonymous informational and referral service that connects Texans with health and human service programs According to a recent study, more than 750 people from Franklin County used the service from Jan. 1, 2011 to Dec. 31, 2011. For more information, see the February 2 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.