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Colorado State University Extension offices like the one in Jefferson County bring the research and resources of the university within easy reach to our community.

CSU Extension, Jefferson County provides research-based information and innovative services that aid in developing youth, further the local production and consumption of healthy foods, and enhance plant life and natural resources.

Together we can do so much!

CSU and Jeffco leadership came together to discuss the shared commitment towards meeting the needs of our Jeffco community through a strong partnership.
County Director of CSU Extension Jefferson County, Jeni Carter, Director of Parks and Conservation, Tom Hoby, Vice President of Engagement and Extension, Blake Naughton, and Assistant Vice President of Extension, Lindsey Shirley, met with the Jefferson County Commissioners during a briefing meeting on June 21.

Community Impact 

Join a Growing Group of Leaders Who are Building Healthy Communities!

The next cohort for the Jefferson County Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI) will be starting in north Lakewood in January 2023.
This is an opportunity to grow your voice with other community leaders.
Feel the warmth of a community developing together through setting norms of interaction and dialogue while building new friendships working together.
Applications now open!

Apply today!  

New Resource! After the Disaster Guidebook

It’s difficult to put into words the profoundly life-changing experience of surviving a wildfire. No two recovery journeys are the same after a wildfire, and each present unique circumstances. CSU Extension has gathered a variety of resources based on insights from subject matter experts and survivors to provide guidance on the road to recovery.
We hope you find this toolkit useful as you embark on the journey ahead.

Download Your Copy Here! 

Keeping ahead of COVID-19

This rapidly evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) has imposed an unsettling, fluid situation upon our community and its businesses. While the team here still aims to maintain a “business as usual” approach, we are making a number of significant changes to our operations to account for a situation that is far from normal.