UGA Extension Office

Family & Consumer Sciences

Here are some of UGA Extension's most popular resources on family, food, health, home, and money.

eLearning with UGA SNAP-Ed
eLearning with UGA SNAP-Ed 24/7 Tips to live a more active lifestyle, shop smarter, make healthier food choices, and cook delicious meals on a budget! Receive free kitchen and fitness items.
Start a New Food Business
Start a New Food Business A collection of resources to help you get started with your small food business.
Food Talk
Food Talk Eat healthy and get moving on a budget. Find free online nutrition education courses, recipes, and other resources.
Marriage Matters Series Looking for ways to strengthen your relationship? Whether you have just started dating, have been married for a while, or have been married more than once, we can always use some guidance in developing and maintaining a healthy and satisfying relationship.
Childcare Provider Training Entity-approved training to help child care providers meet state licensing requirements. Check the calendar for training events near you.
Your Good Credit Series Establishing, maintaining, and protecting Your Good Credit can save you thousands of dollars over time. This series will teach you the basics of credit reports and scores.
So Easy to Preserve
So Easy to Preserve This book covers topics on preserving food, canning, pickled products, sweet spreads and syrups, freezing and drying. Available for purchase only.
Eat Healthy, Be Active
Eat Healthy, Be Active A flexible 3-week schedule of hands-on activities meant to improve young children's health and well-being by teaching key nutrition and physical activity concepts.
Radon Education
Radon Education Radon is a colorless, tasteless odorless gas that can cause lung cancer. It occurs naturally and is released into the soil, easily entering buildings through the foundation. The only way to know if you have radon is to test.
Building Baby's Brain Series
Building Baby's Brain Series What happens during a child's first few years makes a big difference in the child's later life. This series helps parents learn strategies to improve early brain development.
Upcoming Events
  • Jan 28 Radon Action Month Webinar Learn how to stay radon safe in Georgia during this free webinar. Participants will learn: - Why radon is present in Georgia - How radon causes lung cancer - How to affordably test a home for radon - How a radon problem is fixed Participants will receive a FREE radon test kit! Pre-registration is required to receive the Zoom link and free testing kit.
    • Virtual Event
  • Jan 29 Georgia Ag Forecast (online) Our annual seminar shares the latest research and information from UGA faculty to help farmers and agribusinesses in Georgia's No. 1 industry. Keynote Topics Agritourism This session presents the importance and opportunity of Agritourism to rural communities throughout Georgia and discusses the important linkages between local, county and state tourism efforts. COVID-19's impact on agriculture UGA is conducting surveys assessing the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on agriculture in the state. Outlook breakout session topics: Livestock and poultry Cotton, peanuts, grains and oilseeds Green industry and vegetables, fruits and tree nuts Forestry and land taxation
    • Virtual Event
  • Feb 2 Radon Safe in Georgia Free webinar related to radon safety. Participants will learn why radon in present in Georgia, how radon causes lung cancer, how to affordably test a home for radon, and how a radon problem is fixed. Test - Fix - Save a life
    • Virtual Event
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