Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County is committed to providing education and trainings on lead poisoning prevention. Listed below are several resources and opportunities, most of which are free.
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!
It's a good idea to buy your wood at least one whole season ahead. Get tips on what to look for, how firewood is sold, and more useful information here.
Learn about what is safe and not safe to eat during a power outage and how to cook with no power!
HEAP is an energy assistance program which helps to pay for utility bills. For dates, income guidelines, documentation needed and application forms, click here...
Here are some tips for buying, installing and maintaining your wood stove, and precautions that can help you avoid having a chimney fire.
Learn how you can better prepare yourself for the bitter winters of New York State.
Burning glossy, waxy or metallic paper can release highly toxic chemicals into the air! Visit our page on safe ways to dispose of used holiday wrapping materials instead!
Last updated November 25, 2015