COVID-19 Extension Resources -Sedgwick County
K-State Research and Extension specialists are subject matter experts in numerous aspects of life that have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. They provide unbiased, fact-based help in these subjects free of charge for the benefit of everyone in Kansas and the rest of the world.
As our society faces the challenges of maintaining health-oriented practices, social isolation, school closures, financial pressures and more, the following resources can help as you navigate through this challenging situation.
Local K-State Research and Extension agents are still on the job during this time of closures and confinement. They, too, are practicing social distancing. Email is the best way to reach them, but call forwarding and voicemail allow for closed local offices to be reached by phone as well (some responses could be delayed). To find out how to reach your local agents, visit the K-State Research and Extension county and district directory.
To search for more research-based guides on topics of interest, visit the K-State Research and Extension Bookstore.
Utility Assistance and Programs - Sedgwick County
Sedgwick County Extension Events Status - All events have been canceled, suspended, or moved to an alternate format.
See the CDC's FAQ website for more answers to frequently asked questions and the most recent details of this constantly changing situation.
Information from official sources
K-State Research and Extension is a statewide network of educators sharing unbiased, research-based information and expertise on issues important to Kansas. As in any disaster or emergency, it is important to get information from official sources. The following official sources are providing information about COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus 2019).
- K-State COVID-19 Website
- K-State Research and Extension COVID-19 Website
- World Health Organization
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Kansas Department of Health and Environment (including Family Action Plan)
- American Veterinary Medical Association
- Occupational Safety and Health Administration
- U.S. Department of Agriculture
- U.S. Department of Education
- Sedgwick County