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Welcome to the UGA Family and Consumer Sciences Cooperative Extension!

Our programs place research-based information at your fingertips for the many facets of your life, including food preservation, parenting, housing, financial management, and healthy eating habits. In addition to the information in this website, county agents and specialists throughout the state are available to help you and answer your questions, available by email or at 1-800-ASK-UGA1.

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Youth Relationship Education

When you support UGA Family and Consumer Sciences Extension efforts to help youth become "relationship smart," youth learn what a healthy versus unhealthy relationship looks like, how to manage conflict in relationships and ways to avoid risky dating behaviors. Youth who learn these skills are less likely to be physically and/or sexually abused by a dating partner, engage in at-risk sexual behaviors, and have children as teenagers. Teen childbearing costs Georgia taxpayers nearly $465 million in public health care, child welfare, and other costs related to caring for the teen and child.

Featured Programs

University of Georgia Health Navigators

Confused about your health insurance options? Our navigators help you to navigate the health insurance marketplace.

Home-Based Business Development Workshops

Is starting a business for you? Find out with these workshops offered throughout the state of Georgia.

UGA GreenWay

Interested in living a greener life? Find out how.

Housing Counseling

Worried about affording or losing your home? Take our housing education classes.

ServSafe® Workshops

College of Family and Consumer Sciences county agents teach food managers and staff to prepare and serve food in a clean and safe environment.

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