Please click a category to view the included resources.
- 4-H Camp
Check here for all the information about 4-H Camping Opportunities.
- 4-H Enrollment Forms
Check here for all the forms you need to enroll in 4-H! Welcome to the 4-H Family.
- 4-H Foundations & Support Groups
How can you support 4-H? Check here for the latest information about your local 4-H fundraising efforts for Extension.
- 4-H Project Records
Check here for record sheets to help you keep track of your 4-H projects.
- 4-H Project Scoresheets
Check out what the judges will be looking for when they grade your 4-H exhibit. Most projects are included. Not seeing yours? Send us an email and we'll see if we can help.
- 4-H Risk Management Forms
- 4-H Show/Fair/Exhibition Information
Check here for information about your 4-H Show Exhibition.
- Club Resources: Fiscal Responsibilities
Clubs which have checking accounts are required to follow all state 4-H, IRS, and federal requirements. Several forms you need are available for download here.
- Club Resources: Secretary & Treasurer Books
Clubs are required to file their secretary and treasurer books with the Extension office annually. We've made that job easier by providing a downloadable version of both books you can complete on your computer!
- Guidelines for Using the 4-H Name & Emblem
Information on using the 4-H name and emblem.
- Help for New 4-H Club Members
You've joined 4-H...now what? Check out the publications below to learn more about being a 4-H member.
- Help for Your 4-H Club Meetings
Check here for agenda templates, officer help sheets, program ideas, games, and so much more. Make your meetings MATTER.
- Illinios Extension Child Protection Training
- Project Resources: Communications Guides
Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
University of Illinois Extension
3351 N. President Howard Brown Blvd.
Decatur, IL 62521
4-H Youth Development
4-H Volunteer Screening Information
Check here for enrollment and verification forms for new club leaders.
- 4-H Adult Volunteer Application Form
All adults must complete this application and agree to the screening process prior to being accepted as an adult volunteer.
- Chaperone Training & Certification
The purpose of this website is to provide training for individuals who will be responsible for the health and safety of 4-H youth development participants at overnight events and activities. BY have adult chaperones complete this training, it will provide reassurance to parents for their children's well being. It will also clearly outline the expectations for volunteers who serve in the overnight chaperone role.
- Department of Child Family Services Background Check
All volunteers must successfully pass a background check with the Department of Child & Family Services.
- State Police Conviction Report Request
All volunteers must complete the Conviction Name Report Form through the Illinois State Police.