UGA Extension Office

Out-of-school Resources

Below are resources to help our families during this time of extended school closures.  We will continue to update this page regularly with additional resources. 

UGA Emergency Resources

Fulton County Schools Community Resource Page

Fulton County Government Online Services

Community Resources

Meals

Internet Access

Other

Division of Family and Children Services Offers Virtual Assistance

For families in need of SNAP, Medicaid or TANF benefits, below is information to access services virtually as shared by the Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS).

Apply for Food Stamp and Medicaid Benefits
Visit: gateway.ga.gov (verification documents can also be uploaded, and case status info is available for all benefits)

Download an Application:
https://dfcs.georgia.gov/services

Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT)

Visit: https://www.connectebt.com/gaebtclient  or call 888-421-3281 for updates

Please feel free to share this information with those without internet access.  They can contact the DFCS Customer Contact Center at 877-423-4746 for additional information or to request a paper application. Once completed, applications and any required verification can be mailed back to your local county DFCS office.  County office locations are available online at  https://dfcs.georgia.gov/locations or click here for more information:   https://www.connectebt.com/gaebtclient/index.jsp.

 

At-Home Activities

Online activities from Georgia 4-H

Fulton County 4-H Passport Program - Deadline extended to April 15!

Upcoming Fulton County 4-H Virtual Activities

Thursday, March 26 - Protein snack balls with Ms. Kat on Facebook Live at 1pm
Friday, March 27 - Toilet paper roll crafts on Facebook
Saturday, March 28 - Interview a grandparent (or other loved one) on Facebook
Monday, March 30 - Less Stress with Dr. Laurie via Zoom

Tuesday, March 31 - Mosquito Q&A with Dr. Virginia on Facebook Live at 3pm
Wednesday, April 1 - Cards to nursing home residents on Facebook
Thursday, April 2 - Homemade playdough with Dr. Laurie via Zoom at 2pm

Thursday, April 2 - Animal Adaptations for 1st-4th grade with Dr. Laurie via Zoom at 3pm

Friday, April 3 - Starting seeds with Dr. Virginia on Facebook Live at 1pm

Saturday, April 4 - Thank you cards for community helpers on Facebook

Pre-K and Early Elementary School

Late Elementary and Middle School

High School

All ages

 

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