ATTENTION! Durham County Government is closing most offices to the public effective Monday, March 23, 2020. To read the detailed release about the closing, visit our news section at dconc.gov or click here.
Durham County Cooperative Extension creates opportunities for lifelong learning and connects residents with resources to improve quality of life. We provide research-based education and other services to the community, through workshops and trainings, as well as customized education based on community needs and interests. Our programs are free or low-cost.
We Offer Programs in:
Early Childhood Development
Consumer and Family Education
Food and Nutrition
Agriculture and Horticulture
Community Capacity Building
Community Transportation (Durham County ACCESS)
Durham County Cooperative Extension Program Webpages:
Durham County 4-H Youth Development Program
Kids Voting Durham (Youth Civic Education)
Master Gardeners (Gardening Info)
Project Build (Gang Intervention)
Strengthening Families / PFAST (Parent-School Advocacy)
Welcome Baby Program (Parents & Kids Ages 0-5)
Durham County Cooperative Extension… Empowering People...Providing Solutions
2019 Annual Report
Be sure to check out the 2019 Durham County Cooperative Extension Annual Report to the Community - "Growing. Learning. Sharing. Leading."
Click here to view or download the PDF version of the report.