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Family and Consumer Sciences

EXTENSION FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES

 

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"The mission of K-State Research and Extension Family and Consumer Sciences is to link education with life experiences to help people improve their lives, their families, and their communities."

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FCS Essential Living Skills:

  • Healthy Relationships

  • Healthy Living Choices

  • Financial Well Being

  • Strong Leaders

  • Strong Communities

 

The benefit of the work by FCS agents to individuals, families, and communities is: 

  • Improved or enhanced quality of life 

  •  Personal growth 

  •  Improved or strengthened families

  • Healthy Communities 

  •  Being prepared for the future

  •  Successful and sustainable society

  • Help individuals and families be the best they can be

  • Help individuals and families reach or realize their potential

  •  Help people create the best life for themselves, their families,and their communities. 

  •  Empowering individuals and families across the life span to live and work in a diverse society

Paula Peters

Paula Peters, Ph.D.

Assistant Director, Family and Consumer Sciences
K-State Research and Extension
Manhattan, KS  66506

785-532-1562
ppeters@ksu.edu

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