Community Resources:


Literary Resources

Literary resources are local and online resources that aim to help individuals improve their basic literary. Basic literacy covers topics such as reading and writing, learning English as a second language, improving reading comprehension skills and more. You can click here to learn more about the importance of basic literary.

Online Education and Career Resources

Online education resources are local and online resources that aim to help individuals improve their information literary. Information literary is about knowing how to use online resources, current technology, and fully participate in today's digital age. In today's world many jobs can only be applied to online and require applicants to have knowledge of how to use computers, the internet, and programs like Microsoft office. You can click here to learn more about the importance of Information literary.

Civic and Social Resources

Civic and social resources resources are local and online resources related to civic and social literary. Civic literary helps individuals to participate in civic life through knowing how to stay informed, understanding governmental processes, and knowing how to exercise the rights and obligations of citizenship at various levels. Good social literacy helps people to do those things in a polite respect manner and connect with and better understand others. You can click here to learn more about the importance of civic and social literary. 


  • 2020 Census - Census

    • What exactly is the census and why is it important to respond?​ This website goes into detail about these questions and any others you may have about the upcoming census. Remember, the census will open for responses on April 1, 2020 so check out this handy guide now to find out everything you want to know about the census and why filling it out matters.

    • Find out more about the 2020 Census at

  • ​​​​Whistleblower Info - Legal Information

    • Whistleblower is defined as "a person who informs on a person or organization engaged in an illicit activity." The goal of is to provide the public and their readers with the information needed to file a qui tam or whistleblower lawsuit against companies that commit fraud. Through their website, they hope to empower individuals to stand out against these companies and give them the confidence that comes with having a reliable legal team behind them.

    • Check out Whistlerblower Info at

Health and Well-Being Resources

Health and well-being resources are local and online resources related to health literary. Health literacy is about knowing how to manage your own health and well-being, be an effective partner with your health care providers, and live a longer, healthier life. You can click here to learn more about the importance of health literacy.

Financial Resources

Financial resources are local and online resources related to Financial literary. Financial literacy is the possession of the set of skills and knowledge that allows an individual to make informed and effective decisions with all of their financial resources. You can click here to learn more about the importance of financial literacy.​​​

If you have any questions about the community resources list or know of a local or digital resource you would like to see added, please email Haley at

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