Become a Mental Health First Aider. New classes scheduled

1 in 5 people live with a mental health condition. Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders. This training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial support to someone who may be developing a mental health […]

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Free Food Prep Classes

Food prep classes.  A free educational program to help home gardeners learn tips and practices on growing, harvesting, and preparing vegetables. July, August, September 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month 10 a.m. or 7 p.m. – 35 minutes long More information can be found on the flyer. EACH SESSION WILL COVER:  a recipe […]

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Strong Bodies Session Sign-Up

Strong Bodies sign up is NOW!  These are sessions for adults of all ages and will be held June 22 – August 12.  New this year, options for in-person or online sessions.  More information can be found in the Strong Bodies Flyer.  Register at https://uwmadison.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0IZaM0UaZ2ZZ1JQ  

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Grant County Directory of Services

Grant County Directory of Services has many resource listings including information for Adoption, Agriculture, Children’s Services, Counseling/Mental Health, Elder Services…AND MORE.  This was compiled by Partners for Grant County Families.  Partners for Grant County Families is a group of agencies and organizations that work collaboratively, share information and resources, and provide unduplicated quality services to […]

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Remember to Check your Free Credit Report

Get free weekly credit reports from AnnualCreditReport.com through April 2022. Find out more at finances.extension.wisc.edu. @UWMadisonExt #creditreport Did you know that people who check their credit reports have better credit than people who don’t? Make it easy to keep an eye on your credit by signing up for email reminders at https://finances.extension.wisc.edu/. @UWMadisonExt #creditreport Join […]

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Updated Office Hours

At this time, the Grant County Extension Office and the Grant County Fair Office will be closed to the public until further notice.  Support staff can be reached by e-mail or by calling (608) 723-2125.  Support staff will be checking voicemails periodically and e-mails daily. Due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak and recommendations from Wisconsin […]

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COVID-19 Food Safety

COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus, is a respiratory virus. While COVID-19 is not considered to be a foodborne illness by the Centers for Disease Control, it is contagious. Actions that you can take to prevent foodborne illness can be taken to mitigate coronavirus. Of the food safety steps in helping to mitigate coronavirus, cleaning is the […]

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Food Safety, Shopping on a Budget and more from FoodWIse

Do you find yourself needing to tighten your budget during the COVID-19 pandemic?  Do you wonder how to determine the best purchase for your money?  Are you looking for different meal and snack ideas to use? A number of good websites have information posted for our use: Using coupons and looking for the best price […]

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