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Strengthening Wisconsin Families with Mindfulness

UW-Extension is providing a FREE virtual seven week program to help families build upon their existing skills and learn new ones that strengthen overall family relationships. For more information view our MSFP Program Flyer or MSFP Brochure – For Parents Register here. If you have any questions, please contact Carrie Kubacki at (715) 627-6236 or […]

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Teen Court Moves to Virtual Platform

Oneida County Teen Court has provided a restorative option for first-time youth offenders for over 10 years. The program is led by volunteer high school panelists who are trained to facilitate the hearings so that they understand the following: · What factors led the youth to make the decision he/she did? · Who was impacted […]

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Back to School 2020

You, your children and our schools are preparing for a very different start to the school year.  Click below for: Tips for parents whose children are returning to in-person, virtual or hybrid learning. CCHA-Back-to-School-Handout[1]  

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Financial Impact of COVID-19

With many federal CARES Act and state financial supports coming to an end, people in Wisconsin will likely be struggling to meet their financial obligations.  The attached chart provides tips of first steps to help cope with the finacial impacts. Tools to cope with the financial impact of COVID-19

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UW Extension Office Moving July 24th to Nicolet College

The Oneida County 4-H office, which is part of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Extension Oneida County office, is moving from the Rhinelander Airport to Nicolet Area Technical College’s Northwoods Center on July 23. New Address & Contact Info Mailing Address:    University of Wisconsin, Madison Division of Oneida County Nicolet College Northwoods Center PO Box […]

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Standing Up to Racism Town Hall for Kids & Families

(CNN)As anger and heartbreak have swept across America over the killing of yet another black man at the hands of police, CNN and “Sesame Street” are refocusing their second town hall to address racism. The 60-minute special “Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism. A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for Kids and Families” will air on […]

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Mindful Money Moments

UW Mindful Money Moments is a new series of short educational videos aimed at helping Wisconsin individuals and families gain the tools and strategies they need to manage their money. Each video will feature a specific topic such as how to access your credit report, saving strategies, and reasons to create and follow a spending […]

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FoodWise Recipes, Tips, Videos & More

FoodWIse advances healthy eating habits, active lifestyles and healthy community environments for families with limited incomes through nutrition education at the individual, community and systems levels. FoodWIse is federally funded by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program-Education (SNAP-Ed) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP). The program has a statewide reach. https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/foodwise/ https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/foodwise/families/ FoodWIse […]

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Helping Teens Cope

https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/covid19/2020/04/14/stay-at-home-tips-how-to-help-youth-deal-with-change-and-loss/   Stay at Home Tips: How to help youth deal with change and loss – Extension Responds to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) See more Extension Stay at Home Tips from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension. For reliable information you can trust about COVID-19 fyi.extension.wisc.edu

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