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Family & Consumer Sciences

Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS) Extension Agents offer non-biased, research based solutions and cutting edge knowledge on many topics, including:

  • Food Safety
  • Food, Nutrition, and Health
  • Healthy, Safe, and Affordable Housing Environments
  • Economic Well Being for Individuals and Families
  • Positive Development for Individuals

For more information contact Nicole Walters, Monroe County FACS Agent, by phone at 478-994-7014, email at or stop by our office Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Extension News
National Tech Changemakers
National Tech Changemakers Jenna Dekich has been chosen to represent Georgia as a national spokesperson for the 4-H Tech Changemakers program. By Josie Smith | Published: 5/11/2022
2022 Farm Stress Summit
2022 Farm Stress Summit Register for the 2022 Farm Stress Summit, to be held in Tifton, Georgia, on May 19. By Jay Stone | Published: 5/4/2022
International Association for Food Protection
International Association for Food Protection UGA researchers see opportunities to demonstrate new approaches to food safety by networking internationally. By Jennifer L Reynolds | Published: 5/2/2022