Family Focus


Family & Community

Cornell University Cooperative Extension’s building individual and family strengths focus on promoting positive relationships between parents, caregivers, and their children. Information and classes are available on discipline strategies, ages and stages of child development, managing conflict, increasing effective parenting skills, and other topics related to supporting families.

Please find the following resources on protecting yourself and your loved ones financially from the impact of COVID-19.

The Consumer Financial Protection Board has information ranging from what to do if you have trouble paying your bills, are facing income loss, or have a problem with a financial service.

The Attorney General of New York State has detailed information on Coronavirus resources and warnings on current consumer scams.

COVID-19 FINANCIAL WELLNESS RESOURCES - Cornell Cooperative Extension
Statewide Family Economics and Resource Management (FERM) Program Work Team

These resources are updated on an ongoing basis to provide you with current information.


Roxanne Westcott
Parenting / Community Educator

Last updated June 6, 2022