Consumer Information/Protection

To see a resource for a particular state please click on that state below.

Maryland | Virginia | Washington DC | All

POSTAGE STAMPS

  • Contact Phone: 1-800-782-6724

To purchase stamps by mail (To charge by phone, call 1-800-STAMP24)

THE BEACON NEWSPAPER

  • Contact Phone: 301-949-9766

Free monthly feature paper covering health, money, housing, travel, arts and careers. Call for free pick-up locations or subscription information. 

USDA MEAT AND POULTRY HOTLINE

  • Contact Phone: 1-888-674-6854

VERIZON REPAIR

  • Contact Phone: 1-800-837-4966

TTY 1-800-974-6006

VERIZON RESIDENTIAL SERVICE

  • Contact Phone: 1-800-837-4966

TTY 1-800-974-6006

WASHINGTON GAS CO.

  • Contact Phone: 703-750-1000

Customer Service, 1-800-752-7520; Emergency Gas Leaks, (703) 750-1400.

WASHINGTON SUBURBAN SANITARY COMMISSION (WSSC)

  • Contact Phone: 301-206-8000

To report emergencies, 301-206-4002; Water and sewer bill information, 301-206-4001