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California’s Library Services for People with Print Disabilities, in association with the Library of Congress, provides free Braille and audio books, magazines and playback equipment to all eligible Californians unable to read standard print. Follow the link to find your local braille and talking book library and sign up for free library service.


Basic ESL – Learn English OnlineBasic ESL improves an individual’s listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through a simple to follow, and instructionally proven curriculum. Students learn English quickly and effectively on relevant topics including: family, home, school and many other topics. In each lesson students learn key vocabulary and how to use that vocabulary in conversation. No computer experience is necessary. Click on "Instant  Access" to enter without registering.


Voter Information from CA Secretary of State.

    Voting information for persons with a criminal history

    Voting information for Military and overseas voters    


SeniorCare.comThe Alameda, CA Senior Guide contains key statistics and information about how senior citizens in Alameda live. Use this tool to compare healthcare quality, senior housing options, demographic and financial statistics, and other important data for Alameda with the rest of the country. This guide also contains helpful contact information for local government agencies that offer assistance to senior citizens