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Office Hours:

 
 
The McIntosh County Extension office is open daily.  Our normal hours are M-F, 8a-12p, 1p-5p unless otherwise posted
 
 

Community Resources:  

Food access:

  • Darien United Methodist Church is providing emergency food boxes for senior citizens in need. Call (912) 223-4470. 
  • Second Harvest Mobile Food Bank first Saturday of the month at Leisure Services building in Darien, organized by First Credit Hill Baptist Church.
  • North McIntosh Community Food Bank, Morgan's Chapel United Methodist Church, 3308 Shellman Bluff Rd, (912) 832-6559, 1p - 3p 4th Wednesday of the month


Georgia Coastal Health District COVID resources and information:

https://www.gachd.org/local-covid-19-information/

Go to chdcovidvax.org to schedule a VACCINE appointment online.

COVID-19 VACCINE appointments: 912 -230-5506

COVID-19 Testing appointments912-230-9744

Call Center Hours:

  • Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

State of GA Vaccination site locator: dph.georgia.gov/covid-vaccine

 

Community Assistance Resources: 

Coastal Regional Commission, Coastal Area Agency on Aging 912-437-0861.  Assists older adults 60+ or anyone of any age with a disability get the assistance they need through in home services, congregate meals, wellness programs, Assistive Technology and more. crc.ga.gov/departments/aaa/aaa.html

 

Mental & Emotional Health Support

Get help coping with stress, anxiety, depression or other challenges in this very challenging time: https://www.mhageorgia.org/getting-help/

Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support line: 866-399-8938

 

Financial & Business Support

UGA Small Business Development Center:

https://www.georgiasbdc.org/     Brunswick location: 912-264-7343

 

IRS COVID Economic Impact Payments:

https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus/economic-impact-payments

Gov. Kemp, University of Georgia's SBDC Provide Overview of CARES Act Funding

 

Georgia Department of Public Health COVID-19 Daily Status Report

https://dph.georgia.gov/covid-19-daily-status-report

 

COVID-19 GIS HUB

https://coronavirus-disasterresponse.hub.arcgis.com/

 

CDC novel Coronavirus/COVID-19 fact sheets and posters

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/factsheets.html


Proper and frequent hand washing, along with physical distancing, is the #1 way that we can ALL prevent the spread of COVID-19 and other germs.

Please Wash Your Paws


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We currently accept cash and checks only for program fees, service fees, and donations. Please make checks payable to McIntosh County Extension/4H.


Extension Serves the Entire Community

McIntosh County Extension offers a wealth of information and services for residents of our county. County Extension Coordinator and trained support staff provide educational programs as well as a number of services.

Our 4-H agent creates and organizes youth educational programs including competitive events which will assist young people to develop citizenship, leadership, responsibility and life skills through experiential learning. 

Our Agriculture and Natural Resources programs provide research-based information, educational programming and resources to homeowners and commercial clientele in areas of landscape maintenance, pest control, wildlife control, vegetable and fruit production, annuals, perennials, trees, shrubs, turf-grass and alternative agriculture production.

We can also offer and design educational programs for Family and Consumer Science community needs, provide research based information you can trust on money, home, health, food and family, and assist families on a budget to learn to eat healthy.

2017 McIntosh County Report


Upcoming Events
  • Aug 19 - Aug 21 4th Annual Great Georgia Pollinator Census The 4th Annual Great Georgia Pollinator Census will take place on August 19th and 20th, 2022. During this citizen science initiative, Georgians count insects on a favorite pollinator plant and upload the results to the project website, https://GGaPC.org. This project is perfect for schools and groups. For more information visit https://GGaPC.org.
    • Virtual Event
  • Aug 19 ServSafe Manager One-Day Training & Exam Georgia Cooperative Extension provides the nationally recognized and accredited ServSafe® training for foodservice managers from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF). Upon successful completion of the ServSafe® examination, the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager certificate will be issued by the NRAEF. This one-day workshop is being offered in Bibb County. The fee of $140 includes course book, educational materials, instruction, exam and snacks. Pre-registration is required by August 8 - please contact our office at 478-751-6338.
    • Macon, GA
  • Aug 20 - Aug 21 Mission Make-It 4-H Event
    • Eatonton, GA
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