About Jackson County Extension
Ohio State University Extension
Ohio State University Extension is the outreach arm of The Ohio State University with local offices in each of Ohio's 88 counties. The Jackson County Office offers diverse programming for our citizens.
It is our job to make the resources of The Ohio State University available to all of the citizens of Jackson County - rural, urban, all ages, sizes, and races.
We want to be your source of answers for all your questions!
Engaging people to strengthen their lives and communities through research-based educational programming.
OSU Extension is a dynamic educational entity that partners with individuals, families, communities, business and industry, and organizations to strengthen the lives of Ohioans. As Extension educators, we:
- Focus on critical economic, environmental, leadership, and youth and family issues.
- Engage people in lifelong learning.
- Apply knowledge and practical research to the diverse needs and interests of Ohioans in rural, suburban, and urban communities.
- Extend resources of The Ohio State University.
- Recruit and develop volunteers to multiply Extension's efforts while developing their leadership potential.
- Enhance teamwork through networking and connectedness.
- Link youth, family, and community needs to scholars in Ohio and nationwide.
- Teach with cutting-edge strategies using new technologies and approaches.