A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. As part of this mission, Departments of Education distribute grants and federal funding, including education block grants, Title I grants, and IDEA grants. They also award School Improvement Grants, Teacher Incentive Funds, and Pell Grants, in addition to other student loans and grants. Students, teachers, and educators can learn more about Berkshire County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Lee Department of Education Lee MA 310 Greylock Street 01238 413-243-9715
Shongaloo VT Department of Education North Adams MA 229 Massachusetts 2 01247 802-223-5040
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Berkshire County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Berkshire County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Adams Housing Authority Adams MA 4 Columbia Street, Apt 1 01220 413-743-5924
Berkshire County Housing Authority Pittsfield MA 150 North Street, Ste 28 01201 413-443-7138
Great Barrington Housing Authority Great Barrington MA 2 Bernard Gibbons Drive, Ste 100 01230 413-274-1142
Lee Housing Authority Lee MA 155 Marble Street 01238 413-243-3464
Lenox Housing Authority Lenox MA 6 Main Street, Ste 1 01240 413-637-5585
Stockbridge Housing Authority Stockbridge MA 5 Pine Street 01262 413-298-3222
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. The federal VA, as well as local Berkshire County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Berkshire County VA also provides cemetery grants and supportive services grants for veterans and their families. VA grants both go to agencies, organizations, and individual veterans. The VA provides more information about government grants on its website.
Adams Veterans Service Adams MA 8 Park Street, 304 01220 413-743-8340
Dalton Veterans Service Dalton MA 462 Main Street 01226 413-684-6111
Lee Town Veterans Agent Lee MA 45 Railroad Street 01238 413-243-5519
New Marlborough Town Veterans Services Great Barrington MA 334 Main Street 01230 413-528-1580
North Adams Veterans Benefits North Adams MA 10 Main Street 01247 413-662-3040
US Department of Veterans Affairs-Pittsfield Outpatient Clinic Pittsfield MA 73 Eagle Street 01201 413-499-2672
Veterans of Foreign Wars Dalton MA 366 East Housatonic Street 01226 413-684-9714
Veterans of Foreign Wars Great Barrington MA 800 Main Street 01230 413-528-9701
Veterans of Foreign Wars North Adams MA 573 Mohawk Trail 01247 413-664-9042
Vietnam Veterans Of America North Adams MA 54 Monroe Street 01247 413-346-4167
Vietnam Veterans of America North Adams MA 30 River Street 01247 413-346-4167
Williamstown Veterans Services Williamstown MA 31 North Street 01267 413-458-4106
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Berkshire County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Berkshire County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
North Adams Social Security Office North Adams MA 37 Main Street 01247 413-664-7951
Pittsfield Social Security Office Pittsfield MA 78 Center Street 01201 413-445-7958
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Berkshire County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Berkshire County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Sandisfield Highway Department Sandisfield MA 3 Silverbrook Road 01255 413-258-4979