Homeschool and Educational Resource Centeris now open. Find a wealth of resources to cater to any learning style. Items include math manipulatives, ebooks, software, lap books, microsopes, cross-section models, and so much more... This project has been funded with Federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries.
Federal Government - information by topic is available at: http://www.usa.gov/
US Senate - 2 senators from PA: Find your senators here.
US House of Representatives - 19 congressmen from PA: Find your representative here.
Social Security Administration - information by topic is available at: http://www.ssa.gov/
The State of Pennsylvania - official website: www.pa.gov.
State Senators (4) and State Legislators (9) - representing Berks County, listed by municipality: www.legis.state.pa.us/
Office of Commonwealth Libraries - within the PA Department of Education: www.statelibrary.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/commonwealth_libraries/7225
Voter ID Law - The Pennsylvania Department of State's online voting information and resource center: http://www.votespa.com
Berks County Commissioners - 3 commissioners, elected at-large:
Berks County Election Services - Voting information, voter registration, polling places, candidates, election results, more. http://www.co.berks.pa.us/elections/site/default.asp
Townships & Municipalities
Local governments are responsible for water & sewage, police, parks &recreation, building codes, street maintenance and other local services.
School Districts - 18 school districts in Berks County: Find a link to your local school district here.