Community Resources for Adults

Citizenship & Civic Education

 US Citizenship and Immigration Services  http://www.uscis.gov/

Information on the citizenship process, official forms, video presentations, free study materials including the tests that will appear on the citizenship test.

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https://www.uscis.gov/citizenship/organizations/citizenship-public-education-and-awareness-initiative/widgets-english-dynamic

 

Citizenship Works https://www.citizenshipworks.org/

Free online service that helps you apply for citizenship, step-by-step. They let you know about any potential problems with your application and connect you to the expert help you need, either online or in person.

 

Easy Voter Guide http://www.easyvoterguide.org/

Non-partisan, easy-to-read information about elections, how to contact elected officials, and how to participate as an involved citizen in your local community.

 

Orange County Registrar of Voters http://www.ocvote.com/

Information on voter registration, vote-by mail, location of polling places, or volunteer to work an election.

 

Community Services

 Orange County 2-1-1 http://www.211oc.org/

Information on community services in OC – how to get and give help.

 

 OC Social Services Agency   http://ssa.ocgov.com/

Orange County social services and program resources.

 

 ESL

 USA learns http://www.usalearns.org/

Free self-guided courses for beginning through intermediate ESL learners. Users will need to create a free online account.

 

ESLFast http://www.eslfast.com/

Extensive list of dialogues, short stories, grammar exercises, and readings for adults.

 

English Listening Library Online www.elllo.org/english

Text, videos, audio, quizzes, vocabulary, games, and more.

 

Health Literacy

Medline Plus https://medlineplus.gov/

Simple articles on a wide range of health topics from the National Institute of Health.

 

KidsHealth http://kidshealth.org/

Articles, answers, and advice for parents, kids, teens, and educators.