Berkshire County Consumer Advocate
150 North St., Pittsfield, (413)443‑9128. Mediates consumer/business problems and landlord/tenant problems and helps individuals to understand their rights.
Information and Referral Services
Berkshire United Way, Inc., 200 South Street, Pittsfield, (413)442‑6948 or toll free (800)356-8998. These telephone numbers can be used to connect with a Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. information and referral agency serving all of Berkshire County. The service's primary function is to help people focus their needs and put them in touch with existing service agencies.
Northern Berkshire United Way
85 Main Street, North Adams, MA (413)663-9062.
Massachusetts Division of Employment and Training
37 Main Street, North Adams, MA (413)663-1111, 60 North Street, 3rd Floor, Pittsfield, MA (413)499‑2220. The Job Matching Center, staffed by professional placement interviewers, is a good resource for students who are looking for summer, part-time, or full time jobs.
Northern Berkshire Community Action
85 Main St., Suite 628, North Adams, (413)663‑3014. This agency provides fuel assistance for those who are eligible. The eligibility guidelines differ from year to year. Dependent students are not eligible for assistance.
Registry of Motor Vehicles
33 Main Street, North Adams, (800)858‑3926