Family Living

Peggy Nordgren can test dial gauges on pressure canners in the Extension office only.
UW-Extension also has the latest food preservation bulletins available for purchase. There is no cost for the testing. Only dial gauges can be tested. All you have to bring in is the cover. Please call ahead.

Directory of Services for Taylor County Families (pdf.)
An updated Directory of Services for Families (and other residents) of Taylor County is now available. It includes contact information in many categories: abuse/neglect/shelters; alcohol, tobacco, and other drug counseling; child care and preschool; clothing for those in need; community information referral; disaster relief; economic support; education; elderly services; employment; environmental health; farm resources; financial management; food and nutrition; foster care; health and medical services; home care; housing; legal services; libraries; mental health services; newborn services; parenting; recreation and youth; special needs adults and children; support groups; transportation; and veteran services. A list of helpful toll-free numbers is also included.


If you have any questions regarding Family Living in Taylor County, please contact:

Peggy Nordgren
Taylor County – UW Extension
Room 103 County-USDA Service Center
925 Donald Street
Medford, WI 54451-2095
Phone: 715-748-3327 ext. 3
Fax: 715-748-9772