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Family & Consumer Science

Family and Consumer Sciences poster

​Educational programs focus on strengthening individuals, families and communities by addressing critical issues and needs, such as parenting skills, improving nutrition and health, managing family finances, food safety and addressing child care needs.

Family and Consumer Science Programs and Information

Family and Human Development

Nutrition and Food Safety


Choices for Better Health

Family and Community Education Clubs 

Health and Wellness Ambassador

Contact Information

​Lauren Patterson
Extension Agent I
Phone: 615-384-7936
Email: lpatte20@tennessee.edu