Family & Consumer Sciences

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family & Consumer Sciences

FCS Extension programs aim to improve the quality of individual and family life through education, research, and outreach.

What is Family & Consumer Sciences (FCS)?

FCS stands for Family and Consumer Sciences Extension. FCS programming focus on building assets of individuals and families to address problems faced across the lifespan. Family and Consumer Sciences Extension emphasizes well-being with a focus on human development, parenting, resource management, nutrition, health and leadership development.

At the community level, FCS Extension prepares individuals for community and economic development and activity. Professionals in Family and Consumer Sciences Extension provide the tools to help individuals and families to develop resources for strengthening families and building community for an ever changing society.

 

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Nutrition Education Program (NEP)

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Ruth M. Chowning

Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Science

(502) 543-2257 rchownin@uky.edu Bullitt County Extension Office 384 Halls Lane Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165

Marcia B. Moss

FCS Program Assistant Senior, Family and Consumer Science, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education

(502) 543-2257 marcia.moss@uky.edu Bullitt County Extension Office 384 Halls Lane Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165

Jennifer Walls

Extension Assistant, Family and Consumer Science

(502) 543-2257 jennifer.walls@uky.edu Bullitt County Extension Office 384 Halls Lane Shepherdsville, Kentucky 40165

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