Additional Resources

RESOURCE 
2CarPros
Educate the D-I-Y community on how to solve problems for themselves. We feature repair troubleshooting, how does it work, service instructions and much more.
CARS,
511 Wisconsin
Access all the latest traffic information, including road closures.
CARS,
800 Directory
Toll free search.
DIRECTORY,
ACCESS
Learn about and apply for Health, Nutrition and Childcare benefits, and manage your account.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, BENEFITS
AdobeTV
Tutorials about basic tasks and new features.
COMPUTER,
Adult Protective Services
Adult protective services are set up to aid elder adults and Adults-at-Risk who have been abused, neglected, or exploited.
COMMUNITY, DOMESTIC ABUSE
Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse
The Department of Health and Human Services provides confidential Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Services (AODA) for people with substance use issues and their families.
COMMUNITY, SUBSTANCE ABUSE/TREATMENT
American Bar Association
Consumers' Guide to Legal Help
CONSUMER, LEGAL,
Animal Abuse & Neglect
If you witness either animal neglect or abuse, you should immediately report it to your local law enforcement agency or County Humane Officer.
COMMUNITY, ANIMALS
AnyWho 
Find people, places, and businesses.
DIRECTORY,
Area Code Lookup
Provides an area code look up that helps you find the area code for a particular city.
DIRECTORY,
Associated Press
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering, supplying a steady stream of news to its members, international subscribers and commercial customers.
NEWS,
BadgerCare Plus
Health care coverage program for low-income Wisconsin residents.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH INSURANCE
Bankruptcy
Information on alternatives to bankruptcy & types of bankruptcy
FINANCE, BANRUPTCY
Bankruptcy: Answering Your Legal Questions
Bankruptcy: Answering Your Legal Questions
FINANCE, BANRUPTCY
Bartleby
Publisher of literature reference and verse provistion students, researchers and the intellectually curious with unlimited access to books and information on the web, free of charge.
DICTIONARY,
Benefits.gov
Benefits.gov (formerly GovBenefits.gov) was launched in an effort to provide citizens with easy, online access to government benefit and assistance programs.
COMMUNITY, BENEFITS, ASSISTANCE
Better Business Bureau (BBB)
Helps people find and recommend businesses, brands, and charities they can trust.
CONSUMER,
Book Sale Finder
Find area booksales.
BOOKS,
Books & Company
An independently -owned community-based bookstore serving the Oconomowoc Lake Country and Waukesha area since 1983.
BOOKS,
Car Fax
Vehicle history reports
CARS,
Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention Board
With support from the Prevention Board, children across Wisconsin can grow up in safe, stable and nurturing families and communities.
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
Child Abuse and Neglect Program (Child Protective Services)
Protective services are provided to abused and neglected children and their families and to protect children from further harm.
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
Child and Family Services
Provides a variety of direct and collaborative services to families and their children.
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
Child Protective Serices
Frequently asked questions about reporting child protection concerns.
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
Choose a Certified Provider
Waukesha County Department of Health & Human Services Certification Program reviews, approves and monitors providers who operate a family child care business out of their Waukesha County home.
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
Chronic Disease
Heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes, and arthritis are among the most common, costly, and preventable of all health problems in the U.S. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) is home to several specific programs that address these diseases and their contributing risk factors, as well as programs focused on prevention and healthy living.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
City of Oconomowoc Elections
Information on absentee voting, registering to vote, polling locations, sample ballots, and voting district maps.
ELECTIONS,
City of Oconomowoc Municipal Code
Online municipal code search.
GOVERNMENT,
City of Oconomowoc Resident Help Center
Helpful links for residents.
COMMUNITY, GOVERNMENT, CITY RESOURCES
City of Oconomowoc Telephone Directory
Contact information for city departments and staff.
DIRECTORY, GOVERNMENT,
CNet
Information, tools, and advice that will help you decide what to buy and how to get the most out of the tech in your life.
COMPUTER, CONSUMER,
CNN Money
The world's largest business website.
FINANCE,
Coding Academy
Learn to code interactively, for free.
COMPUTER,
Common Craft
Library of "ready-made" videos to introduce and explain complex subjects.
COMPUTER,
Cómo ayudar a su hijo a ser un buen lector
Con actividades para los niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 6 años
SPANISH,
Cómo ayudar a su hijo durante la edad preescolar
Con actividades para los niños desde el nacimiento hasta los 5 años
SPANISH,
Condado de Waukesha Salud Pública en Español
SPANISH,
Consumer Guide to Health Care
The purpose of this guide is to help Wisconsin residents make better health care choices by providing easy access to useful information. To meet this goal, we have identified links to Wisconsin-based organizations and databases wherever possible. Links are also provided to the most comprehensive national sites.
COMMUNITY, CONSUMER, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
Consumer Search
Their goal is to report the truth about what experts and users are saying as well as important developments in each product category we cover.
CONSUMER,
Country Codes
Country codes for international calling
DIRECTORY, INTERNATIONAL
Creating Resumes
Learn how to create and edit resumes in Microsoft Word.
JOBS, RESUME
CuidadoDeSalud.gov
SPANISH,
DeathIndexes.com
Online Cemetery Records and Burial Indexes
GENEALOGY,
Department of Children & Families
Protecting children and youth, strengthening families, and supporting communities.
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
DexKnows 
Find the best local businesses in your neighborhood.
DIRECTORY,
DigitalLearn
Included in DigitalLearn.org is a collection of self-directed tutorials for end-users to increase their digital literacy, and a community of practice for digital literacy trainers to share resources, tools and best practices.
COMPUTER,
Disability Services
Health and employment services for people with diabilities.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, JOBS, DISABILITY RESOURCES
Disabilty Benefits Assistance
The Waukesha County Disability Benefit Specialists (DBS) are trained to provide benefits counseling and advocacy to individuals who need assistance with their private or government benefits of various federal, state, and county systems.
COMMUNITY, DISABILITY RESOURCES
District and School Report Cards
As part of the new state accountability system, reflected in Wisconsin’s approved ESEA Flexibility Request, the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) has produced report cards for every district and school in Wisconsin.
COMMUNITY, EDUCATION, SCHOOLS
DMV Service Centers
Find DMV service centers.
CARS, DRIVERS, LICENSE
Downtown Oconomowoc Business Association
The mission of the Downtown Oconomowoc Business Association is to help promote the entrepreneurial spirit engrained in the rich history of Oconomowoc and reclaim the area as the Heart of Lake Country through communication, entertainment & events.
BUSINESS,
duoLingo
Learn a language for free. Forever.
LANGUAGES,
Edmunds
Research new and used vehicles.
CARS,
Education and Learning
Education and school resources from the State of Wisconsin
EDUCATION,
El Centro de Mujeres
El Centro de Mujeres provee servicios completos y gratuitos diseñados para ayudar con asuntos de violencia doméstica, agresión o abuso sexual.
SPANISH,
El Centro de Recursos
Información y educación sobre los derechos y responsabilidades de alquiler, y el acceso a la resolución de conflictos.
SPANISH,
Eldercare Locator
The Eldercare Locator, a public service of the Administration on Aging, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is a nationwide service that connects older Americans and their caregivers with information on senior services.
COMMUNITY, SENIOR RESOURCES
Elders and Adult At Risk
How do I report elders/adults at risk of abuse or neglect?
COMMUNITY, SENIOR RESOURCES
End of Life Planning
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has information and forms available online so you can authorize others to make health decisions on your behalf if you cannot.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
Family Promise of Western Waukesha County
Family Promise of Western Waukesha County was developed to provide a collaborative community effort linking existing community resources together to provide cost effective shelter, meals, and support services to local homeless children and their families, assisting them to achieve and sustain independence.
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
Family Search
FamilySearch is a nonprofit family history organization dedicated to connecting families across generations.
GENEALOGY,
Family Service of Waukesha
Family Service of Waukesha (FSW) is an independent, nonprofit community service agency that provides state-of –the-art psychotherapy, education, and advocacy services to residents of Waukesha County
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, MENTAL HEALTH
Federal Election Commission
The duties of the FEC, which is an independent regulatory agency, are to disclose campaign finance information, to enforce the provisions of the law such as the limits and prohibitions on contributions, and to oversee the public funding of Presidential elections.
ELECTIONS,
Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Application
Get help paying for collect - submit a free application online.
EDUCATION, COLLEGE, LOAN
Federal Student Aid Resources
Information on federal programs that provide grants, loans, and work-study funds to students attending college or career school.
EDUCATION, COLLEGE, LOAN
Federal Trade Commission Consumer Protrection
Full text of consumer publications on a wide range of categories.
CONSUMER,
Find a Grave
Find the graves of ancestors
GENEALOGY,
Find Law
Lawyer Directory, featuring detailed profiles of attorneys from across the United States.
LEGAL,
Floss Manuals
Free manuals and educational materials about free software.
COMPUTER,
Food, Nutrition and Health
Promoting healthy, well-nourished families as they learn to manage food dollars, plan nutritious meals, and purchase, prepare, and serve food that is safe to eat.
COMMUNITY, FOOD/NUTRITION
FoodShare Wisconsin
FoodShare Wisconsin helps low-income families and individuals to buy nutritious food.
COMMUNITY, FOOD/NUTRITION
Foreclosure
Foreclosure mediation program.
FINANCE, HOUSING, LEGAL,
Fuel Economy
Gas prices for cities in Wisconsin.
CARS,
GCFAprendeLibre
SPANISH,
GCFLearnFree
From Microsoft Office and email to reading, math, and more, GCFLearnFree.org offers 125 tutorials, including more than 1,100 lessons, videos, and interactives, completely free.
COMPUTER,
Get Ready to READ!
Help young children be ready for school by working with them to develop early literacy and learning skills.
EDUCATION, EARLY LITERACY
GobineroUSA.gov - Espanol
su guía en Internet de servicios e información del Gobierno.
SPANISH,
GoodGuide
Scientists rate products on a 0 to 10 scale for their health, environment, and social impact.
CONSUMER,
Government Accountability Board
The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board (G.A.B.) is charged with oversight of Wisconsin's campaign finance, elections, ethics, and lobbying laws.
ELECTIONS,
Great Schools
Your community resource to find and share information about schools.
COMMUNITY, EDUCATION, SCHOOLS
Great Websites for Kids
Websites geared to children from birth to age 14.
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE
Growing Wisconsin Readers
Support for caregivers of young children with information about early literacy so they can prepare children for learning at school and beyond.
EDUCATION, EARLY LITERACY, ELEMENTARY, READING, BOOKS
Growing Wisconsin Readers - Español
Cómo leer de manera eficaz con bebés, niños deambuladores y niños pequeños
SPANISH,
Guía de recursos para las familias hispanas
Esta guía les indicará lo que debe esperar de sus escuelas, sus maestros y su hijo, en todas las edades y en todos los grados. Les indicará cómo ayudar a su hijo a completar sus estudios en la escuela, de qué recursos disponen, y las medidas que ustedes, su familia y su comunidad pueden tomar para ayudar a su hijo a aprender.
SPANISH,
Guide for Landlords and Tenants
State law provides a legal framework for the relationship between landlords and tenants.
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
Guys Read
Web-based literacy program for middle school boys to help them become self-motivated, lifelong readers.
EDUCATION, READING, BOOKS
Hack This Site
Hack This Site is a free, safe and legal training ground for hackers to test and expand their hacking skills
COMPUTER,
Health Care Coverage
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services provides information and publications on public and private health coverage options.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH INSURANCE
HealthCare.gov
Find affordable health insurance coverage.
HEALTH, HEALTH INSURANCE
Hebron House of Hospitality
Shelter and services to help individuals and families overcome their homelessness. 
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
Housing Resources
Special needs housing information.
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
How to Use the Mouse
The Palm Beach County Library System presents this resource to help beginning computer users become familiar with using a mouse.
COMPUTER,
Identity Theft
Information on identity theft from the Wisconsin Department of Revenue.
CONSUMER,
Identity Theft File a Complaint
If you are the victim of identity theft, take immediate steps to protect yourself.
CONSUMER,
Immunization Program
The Wisconsin Division of Public Health Immunization Program, in partnership and collaboration with local partners, strives to eliminate the transmission of vaccine preventable disease through effective immunization programs and outbreak control measures.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
IMPACT 2-1-1
IMPACT 2-1-1 is a central access point for people in need. During times of personal crisis or community disaster, the free, confidential helpline and online resource directory make it easy for residents to get connected to information and assistance.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, MENTAL HEALTH
Información en español de la División de Vehículos Motorizados (DMV)
SPANISH,
Information Please
A comprehensive encyclopedia, almanac, atlas, dictionary, and thesaurus.
DICTIONARY,
Inmate and Offender Locator
This database provides public record information of convicted offenders who were sentenced to incarceration, supervision, or both with the DOC
COMMUNITY, DIRECTORY, LEGAL
Internal Revenue Service
Help and resources for the IRS.
GOVERNMENT, TAXES
International Children's Digital Library
5,000 books in more than 50 languages, all available for free in a digital, child-friendly format. Search books by language, award-winning titles and more.
EDUCATION, BOOKS
International Roaming
Using your mobile phone in other countries.
DIRECTORY,
International Travel Immunizations
The International Travel Immunization Clinic helps to plan ahead to reduce the risk of travel-related health or safety problems.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, TRAVEL
Investor Guide
Online guide to investing, with thousands of categorized links to financial and investing news, research, tools, and other resources.
FINANCE,
IRS en Español
SPANISH,
Job Center of Wisconsin
Job services, training and employment assistance to people looking for work
JOBS,
Job Resources
Information and resources for job seekers.
JOBS,
Kelley Blue Book
Research used car values, new car prices and compare models.
CARS,
Kids.gov
Kids.gov is organized into four audiences: Kids (Grades K-5), Teens (Grades 6-8), Teachers and Parents. Each audience tab is divided into educational subjects like Arts, Math, and History.
EDUCATION, FINANCE, HEALTH, ELEMENTARY
Kids.gov - Parents
Kids.gov is organized into four audiences: Kids (Grades K-5), Teens (Grades 6-8), Teachers and Parents. Each audience tab is divided into educational subjects like Arts, Math, and History.
EDUCATION, FINANCE, HEALTH, PARENTS
Kids.gov - Teens
Kids.gov is organized into four audiences: Kids (Grades K-5), Teens (Grades 6-8), Teachers and Parents. Each audience tab is divided into educational subjects like Arts, Math, and History.
EDUCATION, FINANCE, HEALTH, MIDDLE
la página web del Department of Revenue
SPANISH,
La serie de Ayudando a su niño
Estos folletos presentan lecciones y actividades practicas para ayudar a los niños de edad escolar y preescolar a aprender a leer y entender la importancia de la tarea escolar y desarrollar las habilidades necesarias para ser exitoso.
SPANISH,
Landlord/Tenant Law
Tenant and landlord resrouces from the Wisconsin State Law Library.
COMMUNITY, LEGAL, HOUSING
Landlord/Tenant Law: Answering Your Legal Questions
Landlord/Tenant Law: Answering Your Legal Questions
COMMUNITY, LEGAL, HOUSING
Lawyer Referral and Information Service
If you need help with a legal issue, the State Bar of Wisconsin's Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) is a good place to start.
LEGAL,
Learn to Type
Learn to type.
COMPUTER,
Legal Assistance
Legal representation, mediation and arbitration services for Wisconsin residents
LEGAL,
Legal Services Directory
Legal Services Directory. Here you can find information about organizations that provide legal services that may be useful to you.
LEGAL,
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health
Resources for LGBT people.
COMMUNITY, LGBT
LGBT Youth Resources
Resources for LGBT youth, their friends, educators, and families.
COMMUNITY, LGBT
Library of Congress Maps
The Library of Congress has custody of the largest and most comprehensive cartographic collection in the world with collections numbering over 5.5 million maps, 80,000 atlases, 6,000 reference works, over 500 globes and globe gores, 3,000 raised relief models, and a large number of cartographic materials in other formats.
MAPS,
LINCS Centro de Aprendizaje - Español
El Centro de Estudiantes de LINCS le ofrece recursos gratuitos en línea para alcanzar sus objetivos personales. Seleccione un objetivo para aprender a leer, obtener habilidades de trabajo, y mucho más.
SPANISH,
LINCS Learner Center
The LINCS Learner Center connects you to free online resources to reach your life goals. Choose a goal to learn how to read, get job skills, and more.
EDUCATION,
Long Term Care and Support
Support and information on long term care.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
Lugares en Español Para Ninos
SPANISH,
Managed Long Term Care
Support and information on long term care.
COMMUNITY HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
Maternal and Child Health
Health information for mothers and children.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, CHILDREN
Mayo Clinic
Find information on hundreds of conditions. Check your symptoms. Improve your lifestyle.
HEALTH,
Mayo Clinic - Español
SPANISH,
Medicare
The official US Government site for Medicare.
HEALTH, HEALTH INSURANCE
Medicare - Español
El sitio official del govierno de EE. UU. para Medicare
SPANISH,
MedlinePlus
The National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends. Reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.
HEALTH,
MedlinePlus - Español
Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina de los EE.UU. Información de salud para usted.
SPANISH,
Mental Health - Healthy Living
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is committed to reducing the impact of mental illnesses on Wisconsin’s citizens and communities.
COMMUNITY, MEDICAL, MENTAL HEALTH
Mental Health Services
The Department of Health and Human Services provides confidential, comprehensive mental health services to County residents of all ages.
COMMUNITY, MEDICAL, MENTAL HEALTH
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Books
Reading recommendations and blog.
BOOKS,
My Money
This website is a product of the Congressionally chartered Federal Financial Literacy and Education Commission, which is made up of more than 20 Federal entities that are coordinating and collaborating to strengthen financial capability and increase access to financial services for all Americans.
FINANCE,
NADA Guides
Vehicle pricing and vehicle information.
CARS,
National Address Server
Given a valid U.S. postal address, this server will attempt to rewrite the address in its proper format, including its ZIP+4 code.
DIRECTORY,
National Archives
Explore our nation's history through documents, photos, and records
EDUCATION, GENEALOGY,
National Foundation for Credit Counseling
The National Foundation for Credit Counseling® (NFCC®), founded in 1951, is the nation's largest and longest serving nonprofit financial counseling organization.
FINANCE,
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
NHTSA was established by the Highway Safety Act of 1970 and is dedicated to achieving the highest standards of excellence in motor vehicle and highway safety.
CARS,
National Institues of Health (NIH) Senior Health
Resources to help seniors find answers to their medical questions.
HEALTH,
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.
HEALTH,
National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Provides nutritionally balanced, low-cost or free lunches to children each school day.
COMMUNITY, FOOD/NUTRITION
Nationwide Gravesite Locator
National gravesite locator for veterans.
GENEALOGY,
New Library Materials
New materials available at the library.
BOOKS,
New York Times Sunday Book Review
Book reviews.
BOOKS,
NIH: National Library of Medicine
Evaluating Health Information
HEALTH,
Nonprofit Legal Services of SE Wisconsin, Inc.
Sliding fee scale based on income. Milwaukee, Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, and Walworth County courts.
LEGAL,
Northstar Digital Literacy
Basic computer digital literacy standards and modules in nine main areas: Basic Computer Use, Internet, Windows Operating System, Mac OS, Email, Microsoft Word, Social Media, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint.
COMPUTER,
NPR Books
Book reviews and recommendations.
BOOKS,
Nutrition and Food Assistance
COMMUNITY, FOOD/NUTRITION
Oconomowoc Area Chamber of Commerce
The Area Chamber of Commerce specializes in supporting local businesses through promotional and marketing tools, advocacy efforts that create a strong business environment, networking opportunities to grow professional connections and educational programming.
BUSINESS,
Oconomowoc Area School District
Website for Oconomowoc public schools.
COMMUNITY, EDUCATION, SCHOOLS
Oconomowoc Areas School District Parent Information
General information for parents and families.
COMMUNITY, EDUCATION, SCHOOLS
Oconomowoc Food Pantry
Provides food items to individuals and families in need
who reside within the Oconomowoc Area School District.
COMMUNITY, FOOD/NUTRITION
Oconomowoc Silver Streak
Non-profit transportation service that has been providing service for seniors and the disabled adults in the Oconomowoc
COMMUNITY, SENIOR RESOURCES
Office Training Center
Find training and tutorials for Office 365 and Office apps, including Outlook, OneNote, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Skype for Business, and more!
COMPUTER,
Official Wisconsin Highway Maps
MAPS,
Online Job Searching
Overview of looking for a job online.
JOBS,
Online Searchable Death Indexes and Records
This website is a directory of links to websites with online death indexes, listed by state and county
GENEALOGY,
Parents Place
Parents Place's mission is to strengthen families and protect children through prevention, intervention, and education in Southeastern Wisconsin. 
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
Pregnancy Services
Public Health Nurses here to help you with all your medical and educational needs regarding pregnancy, including pregnancy testing, prenatal and postpartum care coordination, and teen pregnancy 
COMMUNITY, PREGNANCY
Programa de Nutrición para los Ancianos
Personas de 60 anos de edad en adelante.
SPANISH,
Public Health Services
The Public Health Division is committed to preventing disease and promoting health for all citizens in Waukesha County.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
Read Kiddo Read
Find great books, reviews, and reading lists.
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE
Reading Rockets
Teaching kids to read and helping those who struggle.
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY, MIDDLE
Reading Rockets - Español
Enseñar a los niños a leer y ayudar a los que luchan.
SPANISH,
Recalls.gov
Obtain the latest recall information, to report a dangerous product, or to learn important safety tips.
CONSUMER,
Recursos en español
SPANISH,
Research Charitable Organizations
​Check out charitable organizations registered to raise funds in Wisconsin.
NON-PROFITS,
Resources for Genealogists
Learn how you can use the resources at the National Archives to explore your family's ancestry.
GENEALOGY,
Resources for Libraries and Lifelong Learning
Statewide services to educators, libraries, and Wisconsin residents.
EDUCATION,
Resources for Lifelong Learning
Statewide services to educators, libraries, and Wisconsin residents.
EDUCATION,
Reuters
Thomson Reuters is the world's largest international multimedia news agency, providing investing news, world news, business news, technology news, headline news, small business news, news alerts, personal finance, stock market, and mutual funds information available on Reuters.com.
NEWS,
Rock the Vote
Rock the Vote is the largest nonprofit and nonpartisan organization in the United States driving the youth vote to the polls.
ELECTIONS,
Roots Web Ancestry
The Social Security Administration Death Master File contains information on millions of deceased individuals with United States social security numbers whose deaths were reported to the Social Security Administration.
GENEALOGY,
Salem Press Online
Online access to reference content included in Salem’s health, history, literature and science field publications.
EDUCATION,
Salvation Army of Waukesha - Emergency Lodge
The Emergency Lodge provides emergency shelter to single men experiencing homelessness in Waukesha County.
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
Science.gov
Science.gov is a gateway to government science information and research results. Currently in its fifth generation, Science.gov provides a search of over 60 scientific databases and 200 million pages of science information with just one query, and is a gateway to over 2200 scientific Websites.
EDUCATION,
Seguro Social en Español
Encuentre respuestas e informacion general acerca de los programas y procedimientos del Seguro Social.
SPANISH,
Services for Older Adults
From this page you can access a variety of information on programs and services in Wisconsin for older adults and caregivers.
COMMUNITY, SENIOR RESOURCES
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
STD clinic is available to anyone seeking confidential counseling, testing and treatment of STDs.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
Shining Stars: First Graders Learn To Read: How Parents Can Help Their First Graders Learn To Read
These publications for parents describe strategies proven to work by the most rigorous scientific research available on the teaching of reading.
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY,
Shining Stars: Kindergartners Learn To Read: How Parents Can Help Their Kindergartners Learn To Read
These publications for parents describe strategies proven to work by the most rigorous scientific research available on the teaching of reading.
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY, PARENTS
Shining Stars: Preschoolers Get Ready To Read: How Parents Can Help Their Preschoolers Get Ready To Read
These publications for parents describe strategies proven to work by the most rigorous scientific research available on the teaching of reading.
EDUCATION, EARLY LITERACY, PARENTS
Shining Stars: Second & Third Graders Learn To Read: How Parents Can Help Their Second & Third Graders learn to Read
These publications for parents describe strategies proven to work by the most rigorous scientific research available on the teaching of reading.
EDUCATION, ELEMENTARY,
Shining Stars: Toddlers Get Ready To Read: How Parents Can Help Their Toddlers Get Ready To Read
These publications for parents describe strategies proven to work by the most rigorous scientific research available on the teaching of reading.
EDUCATION, EARLY LITERACY, PARENTS
Smithsonian
Explore Online Resources from A to Z
EDUCATION,
Social Security Administration
Find answers and general information quickly about Social Security's programs and procedures.
GOVERNMENT,
Solicitud Gratuita de Ayuda Federal para Estudiantes (FAFSA)
La información sobre los programas federales que proporcionan subvenciones, préstamos y fondos de estudio y trabajo a los estudiantes que asisten a la universidad.
SPANISH,
Spanish Proficiency Exercises
Compilation of brief video clips in which native speakers of Spanish from various locations throughout Latin America and Spain demonstrate various language tasks.
SPANISH,
State Government Agencies
Web directory for state government agencies, boards, commissions, and councils.
DIRECTORY, GOVERNMENT,
State Legislature
Find information on state laws and legislators.
GOVERNMENT,
State of Wisconsin
Access to a wide range of online services provided by the various state agencies.
GOVERNMENT,
State of Wisconsin Blue Book
Comprehensive resource of information on the government and citizens of the state of Wisconsin
ELECTIONS, GOVERNMENT,
State of Wisconsin Sex Offender Registry
Search the State of Wisconsin Sex Offender Registry
COMMUNITY, LEGAL, LEGAL
State of Wisconsin Telephone Directory
Online directory for state employees, elected officials, and departments.
DIRECTORY, GOVERNMENT,
State Taxes
State of Wisconsin tax information.
GOVERNMENT, TAXES
Story Place
Children’s digital library full of stories and activities.
EDUCATION, EARLY LITERACY
Story Place - Español
La biblioteca digital de los niños.
SPANISH,
Study Spanish
Learn Spanish Free
LANGUAGES,
Substance Abuse Services - Resources
Substance abuse services resources from the Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (DMHSAS).
COMMUNITY, SUBSTANCE ABUSE/TREATMENT
SuperPages
Superpages.com is the local expert, and a top online resource for finding information and insights on businesses and retailers.
DIRECTORY,
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Find information on how to use your SNAP benefits at the grocery store. Also provides information about the Electronic Benefits card.
COMMUNITY, FOOD/NUTRITION
TechBoomers
Techboomers.com is a free educational website that teaches older adults and other inexperienced Internet users with basic computer skills about websites that can help improve their quality of life.
COMPUTER,
Telephone Directories on the Web
Search for a company or a person anywhere in the world.
DIRECTORY,
Tenant Resource Center
Information and education about rental rights and responsibilities, and access to conflict resolution.
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
Tenants Rights & Responsibilities
As a tenant in Wisconsin, you have rights and responsibilities. To avoid problems, it is important to understand your rights and responsibilities.
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
The Affordable Care Act
The Affordable Care Act was passed by Congress and then signed into law by the President on March 23, 2010. On June 28, 2012 the Supreme Court rendered a final decision to uphold the health care law.
HEALTH, HEALTH INSURANCE
The National Map
Source of topographic information
MAPS,
The Street
Tools and insight needed to make the best decisions about earning, investing, saving and spending money.
INVESTING,
The Sweethome
A list of the best gadgets and gear for people who quickly want to know what to get.
CONSUMER,
The Wirecutter
A list of the best gadgets and gear for people who quickly want to know what to get.
CONSUMER,
The Womens Center
The Women’s Center serves women and children who have experienced domestic violence, sexual assault, and abuse.
COMMUNITY, DOMESTIC ABUSE
Typical Language Accomplishments for Children, Birth to Age 6 -- Helping Your Child Become a Reader
Learning to read is built on a foundation of language skills that children start to learn at birth—a process that is both complicated and amazing. Most children develop certain skills as they move through the early stages of learning language.
EDUCATION, EARLY LITERACY
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
Government agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States.
LEGAL, IMMIGRATION
U.S. Department of Education - Resources for Parents
Information for parents on early childhood education, reading resources, special education, helping your child learn and paying for college
EDUCATION, PARENTS
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
VA administers a variety of benefits and services that provide financial and other forms of assistance to Servicemembers, Veterans, their dependents and survivors.
COMMUNITY, VETERANS
Unemployment Benefit Services
Worker Unemployment Benefits filing and information.
COMMUNITY, JOB, BENEFITS
United States Census Bureau
Source of quality data about the nation's people and economy.
MAPS,
United States House of Representatives
Website for the US House of Representatives
GOVERNMENT,
United States Senate
Website for the US Senate
GOVERNMENT,
United States Zip Codes
Search by address, city, or county.
DIRECTORY, ZIP CODES
USA Military Ancestry Search
Search for burial locations of veterans and their family members in Veterans Affairs National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, various other military and Department of Interior cemeteries, and for veterans buried in private cemeteries when the grave is marked with a government grave marker.
GENEALOGY,
USA.gov - About the United States
Learn where to find answers to the most requested facts about the United States of America.
EDUCATION, GOVERNMENT,
USA.gov - Banking
Learn the basics of setting up a banking account and banking safely.
INVESTING,
USA.gov - Businesses and Nonprofits
Find help with starting and growing a business or nonprofit.
BUSINESS, FOUNDATIONS,
USA.gov - Cars and Driving
Find information on buying, maintaining, and driving cars.
CARS,
USA.gov - Education
Find government information on education including primary, secondary, and higher education.
EDUCATION,
USA.gov - Government Agencies and Elected Officials
Find contact information for federal, state, and local government agencies and elected officials.
DIRECTORY, GOVERNMENT,
USA.gov - Health
Find health resources from the government.
HEALTH,
USA.gov - Housing and Community
Get information and services to help with finding and keeping a home.
COMMUNITY, HOUSING
USA.gov - Jobs and Unemployment
Find out how and where to look for a new job or career, get help if you are unemployed, and more.
JOBS,
USA.gov - Laws and Legal Issues
Find out how to report a crime and other legal resources.
LEGAL,
USA.gov - Money, Shopping, and Consumer Issues
Learn about consumer issues, taxes, unclaimed money, buying from the government, and more.
CONSUMER,
USA.gov - Recalled Products
Learn what recalls are and where to go to find out about recalled products.
CONSUMER,
USA.gov - Saving and Investing
Find popular topics about saving and investing.
INVESTING,
USA.gov - Taxes
Find answers to top questions about filing federal income tax, paying, getting refunds, and more.
GOVERNMENT, TAXES
USA.gov - Travel and Immigration
Learn about visiting, traveling within, and moving to the United States. Explore some of the top issues for U.S. Citizens when traveling outside of the country.
COMMUNITY, TRAVEL
USA.gov - Voting and Elections
Find answers to common questions about voting in the United States.
ELECTIONS,
USGen Web Project
Group of volunteers working together to provide free genealogy websites for genealogical research in every county and every state of the United States.
GENEALOGY,
Viewpoints
Shop smarter with consumer reviews from Viewpoints.
CONSUMER,
Virtual Privacy Lab
Learn about privacy topics and generate a custom privacy toolkit geared towards your online needs.
COMPUTER,
Vital Records Services
Birth certificates, death certificates, marriage certificates, divorce certificates, and records of declaration of domestic partnership and termination of domestic partnership for events that occur in Wisconsin.
GENEALOGY,
Vote Smart
Vote Smart's mission is to provide free, factual, unbiased information on candidates and elected officials to ALL Americans.
ELECTION,
Waukesha County Adult Protective Services
COMMUNITY, DOMESTIC ABUSE
Waukesha County Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC)
The ADRC provides information, assistance, counseling and supportive services for older adults age 60 and above; caregivers; adults with physical or developmental disabilities; and adults with mental health or substance abuse concerns.
COMMUNITY, SENIOR RESOURCES
Waukesha County Circuit Courts
Services and links for the Waukesha County Court System.
LEGAL,
Waukesha County Clerk Election Information
Voter and election information for Waukesha County.
ELECTION,
Waukesha County Department of Veterans’ Services
Offers an array of benefits for eligible veterans and their dependents and survivors.
COMMUNITY, VETERANS
Waukesha County Health and Human Resources
Health realted county services. The Department of Health and Human Services has an agreement with IMPACT 2-1-1 to provide trained Telephone Counselors available 24/7 to provide information, and referral telephone support. IMPACT 2-1-1 can be reached in two ways: By dialing 211 on the telephone or toll free at 1-866-211-3380.
COMMUNITY, HEALTH, HEALTH CARE
Waukesha County Map
MAPS,
Waukesha County Register of Deeds
Legal documents pertaining to Real Estate, Vital Records, Military discharges, and official Maps.
GENEALOGY,
Waukesha County Resources and Contacts
COMMUNITY, DIRECTORY, GOVERNMENT, COUNTY RESOURCES
Waukesha County Senior Dining Centers
COMMUNITY, SENIOR RESOURCES
Waukesha County Telephone Directory
Online directory for Waukesha County Departments and Divisions.
DIRECTORY, GOVERNMENT,
Whichbook
Whichbook enables millions of combinations of factors and then suggests books which most closely match your needs.
BOOKS,
Whitehouse
Official White House site presents issue positions, news, Cabinet, appointments, offices and major speeches. Includes biography, video tour and photo essays.
GOVERNMENT,
Wisconsin Bar Association
The State Bar of Wisconsin serves the public by providing attorney referrals, public education, reduced-fee legal assistance for low income state residents and enhancing the administration of and access to justice.
LEGAL,
Wisconsin Circuit Court Access
Access to certain public records of the Wisconsin circuit courts.
LEGAL,
Wisconsin County Maps
MAPS,
Wisconsin Court System
Resources for the court system.
LEGAL,
Wisconsin Department of Justice
Consumer resources and links.
LEGAL,
Wisconsin Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
List of services.
CARS,
Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction - Family and Student Resources
Learn about the exciting things happening in Wisconsin schools as well as information about how our system of public education works
CARS,
Wisconsin Department of Revenue
Wisconsin Delinquent Taxpayers
GOVERNMENT, TAXES
Wisconsin Department of Revenue
Find answers to your most taxing questions.
GOVERNMENT, TAXES
Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
Wisconsin Credential/License Search
BUSINESS,
Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services
Research and apply for or renew your professional license, permit or registration, and find related information, regulations and forms.
CONSUMER,
Wisconsin Department of Transportation (DOT)
Infomration and customer service for all transportation questions.
CARS,
Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs
COMMUNITY, VETERANS
Wisconsin Digital Archives
collection of electronic state documents primarily from the Executive and Judicial branches of state government.
GENEALOGY,
Wisconsin Do Not Call Registry
The Do Not Call Registry is a tool to reduce the number and frequency of unwanted calls.
DIRECTORY,
Wisconsin Elected Officials
Find state elected officials.
DIRECTORY, ELECTION, GOVERNMENT,
Wisconsin Election Results
On Election Night, state law requires Wisconsin's 72 County Clerks to publish unofficial election results.
ELECTION,
Wisconsin Free Public Records Directory
Find Wisconsin statewide public records.
GENEALOGY,
Wisconsin Historical Society
Find your ancestors by searching family history resources.
GENEALOGY,
Wisconsin Public Radio Books
Book reviews and recommendations.
BOOKS,
Wisconsin Schools
COMMUNITY, SCHOOLS
Wisconsin Shares Child Care Subsidy Program
Wisconsin Shares is Wisconsin's child care subsidy program that helps families pay for child care.
COMMUNITY, CHILDREN
Wisconsin State Law Library
The Wisconsin State Law Library exists to serve the legal information needs of the officers and employees of this state, attorneys and the public by providing the highest quality of professional expertise in the selection, maintenance and use of materials, information and technology in order to facilitate equal access to the law.
LEGAL,
Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative - Special Education Family Engagement
The Wisconsin Statewide Parent-Educator Initiative (WSPEI) is a service for families, educators, and others interested in parent-educator partnerships for children with disabilities.
EDUCATION,
Wisconsin Voter Registry
For registered and non-registered eligible voters in Wisconsin.
ELECTION,
Wisconsin Workforce
Workforce and job resources.
JOBS,
Wisconsin's GED Certificate or High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED)
If you have not completed high school and want to seek more education and/or improve your employability, you have some choices that can open the doors to your future.
EDUCATION,
Women, Infant and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program
Provides food and nutrition information to pregnant, postpartum, breastfeeding women, infants and children under the age of 5.
COMMUNITY, FOOD/NUTRITION
Workforce Development Center
Assist job seekers with life-long resources such as career planning, job searching, schooling, economic support and re-training.
JOBS,
World Factbook
The Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, energy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.
MAPS,
YoungStar
YoungStar connects parents to tools and information to help them raise healthy, happy kids! Learn what to look for when selecting a child care provider; find information on early childhood education, nutrition and healthy learning environments; and discover activities that promote children’s healthy brain development.
COMMUNITY, EDUCATION, CHILDREN
YouTube Computer Videos
Do a search with the name of your software or device and a brief explanation of what you want to learn, and chances are there are videos teaching what you seek.
COMPUTER,
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