Extension Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

Extension Richland County is committed to serving and working with all residents of our community. We support the work of UW-Madison Division of Extension to further diversity and inclusion, and Richland County institutions who are working to end discrimination & racism.

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Childcare Network Survey

Parents and caregivers in Richland County and surrounded counties, we are asking for your thoughts and concerns about the childcare network. Please click and follow the link to help build a stronger network.

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Richland County HCE Serving Community by Sewing Masks

At a time when our community is struggling with a rapidly spreading illness and uncertainty, this group steps forward to help in any way they can. While staying safe, the Richland County HCE members used their skills to fill an urgent need- sewing masks to distribute to the surrounding areas.

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The Parent Cafe

The Parent Cafe is a free, weekly opportunity for parents and caregivers in Southwest Wisconsin to talk with each other. As we connect, we find resources and gain skills that can make our families happier.

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Office Staff, Procedures, and Contact Information

Due to the Safer at Home Order put out by the Governor, our staffing, hours, and procedures have changed to follow the latest information available. Please check back frequently as this will be updated and changed to reflect the latest information provided. Please read for more information.

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Raising a Thinking Child classes are available!

Do you want your child to succeed in school, make friends, and treat others with respect? “Raising a Thinking Child” helps you teach young children how to solve problems and resolve daily conflicts. Join us for classes on Thursday afternoons!

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Richland County UW Extension’s Chelsea Wunnicke Wins State Award!

Saving for college, vocational schools, any kind of higher education can be daunting. Chelsea Wunnicke, Human Development & Relationship Educator, has co-chaired a team of Extension Educators and Specialists that takes some of the mystery out of saving up for higher education. For all her hard work, the state recognized her with an award.

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