Unwanted telemarketing calls can be a nuisance and an intrusion upon your privacy at home. In 2002, Pennsylvanians were first given the opportunity to avoid these calls by registering for the Do Not Call list.
Pennsylvania Commonwealth Workforce Assistance
Veterans Multi-Service Center, is a 501 c3 nonprofit organization with a focus on assisting veterans who are at risk of, or who are literally homeless. The Reading office covers Berks as well as Lancaster and Schuylkill counties, but the organization covers much of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.
Please see additional information on this VMC Flyer
Animal Control Services
Safety Net Sanctuary
187 Houck Road
Fleetwood, PA 19533
SNS will pick up the animal within a hour of receiving the call resident will need to contain the animal. For more information visit their website
U.S. Post Office Holds Mailbox Improvement Week May 21-27
The U.S. Post Office has designated May 21-27 as Mailbox Improvement Week to encourage customers to examine and, where necessary, improve the appearance of their mailboxes. This week calls attention to the need for providing mailboxes that are:
Approved by the Postmaster General.
Designed to protect the mail from weather.
Safe to use.
Neat in appearance.
Mailboxes that meet these five important requirements help delivery and collection operations. There are three approved styles of curbside mailboxes:
Traditional design (see Exhibit A).
Contemporary design (see Exhibit B).
Locked, full, or limited service.
Click here to learn more about approved mailbox designs.