Albany Youth CAN

Albany Youth Community Action Network uses a 4-H Signature Program, Youth Community Action, to promote civic engagement and workforce development among teens in the city of Albany.

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Cooperative Extension puts a wealth of useful, research-based information at your finger tips!

In addition to what you'll find here on our website, we offer free or low-cost workshops on topics that range from how to start an organic garden to making a home spending plan. Explore our links, check out our upcoming events, then give us a call or visit our Education Center to learn more. We're here to help, with information -- and people -- you can trust!

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8th Annual Winter Green-Up Grazing Conference.

We are really excited about our lineup of speakers this year, including our keynote speakers, Neil Dennis, a Saskatchewan farmer who has spoken at many conferences on various topics related to grazing and holistic management...

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Food Safety in Power Outages

Learn about what is safe and not safe to eat during a power outage and how to cook with no power!

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Home Energy Assistance Program

HEAP is an energy assistance program which helps to pay for utility bills. For dates, income guidelines, documentation needed and application forms, click here...

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Wood Stove Safety

Here are some tips for buying, installing and maintaining your wood stove, and precautions that can help you avoid having a chimney fire.

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Winter Weather Safety

Learn how you can better prepare yourself for the bitter winters of New York State.

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4-H Youth Programs

Albany County offers a vibrant and exciting 4-H Program for youth aged 5 to 19. Check out about our many activities and events, and find our how you can be involved!

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Last updated February 4, 2016