1. Virtual Food Service Conference

    Jul. 07, 2020


    Ohio Strong: Virtual Food Service Conference

    Join us - July 22, 2020

    Learn how to create a Back-to-School plan in the unprecedented COVID-19 K-12 environment

  2. County Office Reopened!

    Jun. 29, 2020

    Mahoning County - OSU Extension Office is now reopened! 

    Our new temporary hours are:

         - Monday: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

         - Tuesday: Physical Office Closed, Staff is teleworking and available.

         - Wednesday: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

         - Thursday: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

         - Friday: Physical Office Closed, Staff is teleworking and available

    Drive up to the green tent and call us at 330-533-5538 for assistance.

  3. USDA Summer Food Service Program

    Jun. 19, 2020

    The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to fill the gap when children lose access to meals when schools are closed. Most often this occurs during summer vacation. However, during school closures related to the pandemic, meals are also being made available. You have the opportunity to supplement the food you have at home with meals and snacks for your children from local schools and community organizations.

  4. Stimulus Money Management

    Apr. 20, 2020

    To view the Stimulus Management Fact Sheet, click HERE

    For those who are out of work, have had a reduction in their pay, are waiting on unemployment benefits, or are fearful a layoff is imminent, you can use the stimulus money to protect your household’s four key areas:

  5. Financial Assistance

    Apr. 10, 2020
  6. Shopping safely during COVID-19

    Apr. 02, 2020

    To learn more about handling groceries safely, click HERE   To learn more about using reuseable bags, click HERE
  7. Fabric Masks Are Needed in Our Area!

    Apr. 01, 2020

    Can you Sew? A list of Best Practices for making masks Mask Best Practices
  8. Preparing your Household

    Mar. 30, 2020

    To learn more about preparing yourself and members of your household for COVID-19, click HERE
  9. What to do if you're sick: Preventative Measures

    Mar. 30, 2020

    COVID-19 Preventative Measures - click HERE
  10. Takeout Precautions

    Mar. 26, 2020

    To learn more about safe takeout during this time, read the factsheet HERE