Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Cover photo for Ways to Teach Your Child at Home

Ways to Teach Your Child at Home

As schools, educators and parents continue to navigate what remote learning will look like for their students during the …

Fruit

COVID-19 Information

Visit COVID-19 to get information in a variety of areas. There is information about the following topics: Farms and Agribusiness Food Safety Health and …

Cover photo for Fun Activities for Children at Home

Fun Activities for Children at Home

Here are a variety of online activities for children to do while the schools are closed. Visit Georgia Aquarium or National …

Helping Out a Stonefly

It can be very difficult to remind yourself of the damage being done when you forgetfully leave trash behind …

Cover photo for Day of Giving

Day of Giving

NC State University is having a fundraiser called the “Day of Giving.” Last year, over $730,000 was raised in …

Cover photo for Annual Plant Sale

Annual Plant Sale

How do you help children to become responsible adults? By planting seeds for them to be creative, independent, and …

Children and adults at a table tying flies.

What's Your Hobby?

Do you have a hobby you are very passionate about? Something to do when you want to escape the …

Recent Publications related to Home & Family

Clean debris from gutters regularly.

Preventive Home Maintenance Check-Up

This publication offers a simple guide to home maintenance and includes an inspection checklist.

7 days agoA Home For Your Family

A Housing Safety Checklist for Older People

This checklist describes household conditions that can be hazardous to the elderly and recommends ways …

7 days ago

Appropriate Limits for Young Children: A Guide for Discipline

This publication describes the basic reasons for a child's misbehavior and how you can become …

7 days ago

Protecting Valuable Records

Many people assume that floods, storms, hurricanes and other disasters happen to someone else, and …

7 days agoDisaster Preparedness

A Disaster Kit for Staying at Home

This publication covers the supplies you will need at home in the event of an …

7 days agoDisaster Preparedness

Helping Your Family Prepare Before a Disaster

Don’t be reluctant to talk with your family about the possibility of a hurricane, fire, …

7 days agoDisaster Preparedness

COVID-19 General Guidance for Retail Food Environments

This factsheet offers guidance for retail establishments during a viral respiratory outbreak, like the coronavirus …

1 week ago

COVID-19 and Other Viral Respiratory Illnesses: Preventative Measures

This factsheet offers practical guidelines for keeping yourself healthy during a viral respiratory outbreak like …

2 weeks ago