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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Status Update

UGA Extension has provided online educational programming, consultations and essential lab services during the COVID-19 pandemic while observing safe health practices for employees and the public. We offer resources for adults and 4-H youth on health, food, finances, parenting, agriculture and more. For the latest status on programs, contact your local Extension office or visit the events calendar.

COVID-19 Resources

Take the 2020 Census

Due to COVID-19, the schedule for the census self-response has been extended to October 31. Complete it today by mail, telephone or online.

2020 Census Information

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

Healthy Georgia Connections Newsletter

CHATTOOGA COUNTY OFFICE INFORMATION

Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, our office will be closed to the public in accordance with the guidance of the Chattooga County Commisioner.  However, we are still committed to serving our community.  Please check back here for daily updates and the latest information from our office.  Also, please email us at uge1055@uga.edu  or call our office at 706-857-0744  and we will respond within 24 hours.

We understand that this changes the way we do business, but please be assured, we are committed to the citizens of Chattooga County and to the state of Georgia.  Be safe and be well!

 

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Mission

To extend lifelong learning to Georgia citizens through unbiased, research-based education in agriculture, the environment, communities, youth and families.

What is Extension and what can we do to help you?

A partnership of the University of Georgia, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and counties of the state cooperating. UGA Cooperative Extension is on the forefront of food safety, technology, research, and education; keeping Georgia’s economy strong and making life better for Georgians.

UGA Extension Chattooga County links the resources of the University of Georgia, Fort Valley State University, and Chattooga County to provide educational programs, information, and assistance to citizens. UGA Extension Chattooga County helps the citizens of Chattooga County by addressing the following initiatives:

  • Family and Economic Well-Being
  • Conservation and Management of Natural Resources
  • Agriculture Programming and Research Opportunities
  • Improving Nutrition, Diet and Health
  • Water Quality
  • Youth Leadership
  • 4-H Youth Development Program
  • Service Learning / Citizenship

UGA Extension offers educational programs, assistance and materials to all people without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex or disability. An equal opportunity/affirmative action organization committed to a diverse work force.


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