Welcome to CCE Albany County!

Since 1916, Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County (CCE Albany County) has responded to the needs of local residents with unbiased, research-based information, tools and education that people have come to depend on and trust...

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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!



Lead is highly toxic and dangerous. Learn how it can affect you and what you can do.

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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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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Albany County is funded by numerous sources of which Albany County is the largest. The remainder is funded by grants from state and federal governments, program income and donations from our supporters.

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Healthy Food Drive

Partner with Capital Region Eat Smart New York in our effort to promote local change that makes it easier for people living and working in the Capital Region to eat well.

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Ninth Annual Winter Green-Up Grazing Conference.

January 28, 2017--Save the Date!

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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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Last updated October 25, 2016