place research-based information at your fingertips for the many facets of your life, including
food preservation, parenting, housing,
financial management, and healthy eating habits.
In addition to the information in this website, county agents and
specialists throughout the state are available to help you
and answer your questions, available by email or at 1-800-ASK-UGA1.
Extension Helps You With...
Extension food safety programs for foodservice workers provide education and certifications to help small businesses meet legal requirements as well as individuals in your community obtain or retain jobs. Handling food safely also benefits all Georgians by minimizing the risk of foodborne illness and associated health care costs. Prevention of just one case of Salmonellosis can save over $9,000, for botulism over $725,000, and Campylobacteriosis, about $9,000.
Confused about your health insurance options? Our navigators help you to navigate the health insurance marketplace.
Is starting a business for you? Find out with these workshops offered throughout the state of Georgia.
Interested in living a greener life? Find out how.
Worried about affording or losing your home? Take our housing education classes.
College of Family and Consumer Sciences county agents teach food managers and staff to prepare and serve food in a clean and safe environment.
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