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Post-Election Resources for Immigrants

How to Prepare for Changes in the Presidential Administration
The national immigration advocacy organization CLINIC has prepared a helpful one-page sheet with suggestions and advice for managing the anticipated changes.  This sheet is also available in English (at this link) and Spanish (at this link).

AGO Hotline

The Massachusetts Attorney General's Office has created a new hotline to report and incidents of bias-motivated threats, harassment, or violence.  The number is 1-800-994-3228.    Please remember that any hate-crimes should also be reported to the local police.  
Know Your Rights 
The Administrative Relief Resource Center had produced a comprehensive "Know Your Rights" Booklet that is available in both English (at this link) and Spanish (at this link).  
 

 

Free One-on-One Classes for Adults

Reading
We can help you pass your driver's license test.
We can help you with job applications. 
We can help you read to your children and grandchildren.

HiSET (formerly GED)
We can help you with math, reading and writing.
You can take a practice GED test with us to see if you are ready to take the test.
We can help you register for the HiSET test given at Berkshire Community College.

English
We can help you read, write and speak English better.

Where and When?
Meet with a tutor at a time and place convenient for you.

How do I start?
Just give us a call (413) 243-0471.
Or stop by the office in the Lee Library, 100 Main Street, Lee, MA.
Or send an email to info@litnetsb.org.

We respect your privacy.
 

Websites for Practicing English

The Internet has some great resources to help you practice your skills.
For lots of games and practice drills for English try Tower of English.  It will help you quickly find the best places on the Internet to practice real English! You'll find about 300 fun and interesting websites in 34 different categories. 

Local Organizations

BERKSHIRE IMMIGRANT CENTER

88 South Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201 
Tel: (413) 445-4881 Fax: (413) 445-4802 
E-Mail: 
info@berkshireic.com

COMMUNITY HEALTH PROGRAMS

780 Main St., Great Barrington, MA 01230
Tel: (413) 528-1470

http://www.communityhealthprograms.org/

CONSTRUCT, Inc.

41 Mahaiwe Street, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1968 
Tel: (413) 528-1985

 ‎http://www.constructinc.org

ELIZABETH FREEMAN CENTER

40 Railroad Street # 8, Great Barrington, MA 01230-1570 
Tel: (413) 429-8190

SOUTH BERKSHIRE KIDS

http://southberkshirekids.org

VOLUNTEERS IN MEDICINE  (VIM)

VIM Berkshires
777 South Main Street, Great Barrington, MA 01230
Tel: (413) 528-4014

www.vimberkshires.org