UGA Extension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences

Our mission is to advance the well-being of individuals and families over their life span and strengthen communities through the generation and dissemination of knowledge, education of professionals, and provision of research-based programs.

The Chattooga County Extension Office offers education through:

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Food PreservationSo Easy to Preserve book surrounded by vegetables and jarred foods

As interest in home canning, freezing, and drying continues to grow, Extension offers information you can trust to make your food preservation efforts safe and successful. Visit the National Center for Home Food Preservation for more information.

Interested in purchasing the 6th edition of UGA Extension's So Easy to Preserve book? Please visit

Eat Healthy Be Active    Diabetic Resources

Fact Sheets and Recipes

Diabetes Life Line Newsletters



Senior Sense Newsletters

Senior Sense is a quarterly publication, that is prepared by Extension Family & Consumer Sciences specialists at The University of Georgia specifically for the educational needs of older Georgians.