March is Living Well Month - Marketing Your FCS Program is Fun and Easy with Living Well Month Resources!

Have you ever wondered how to better elevate the visibility and awareness of your program? The key to a strong FCS program is to do some marketing with every public contact. The Living Well Month Home Page is available for you to start planning your local FCS public service campaign. Choose several small actions, building each year, to have big results. Click here for more information.

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2019 Annual Session 

Hershey Lodge ~ Hershey, PA
September 30 - October 3, 2019

Join us in Hershey, the sweetest place on earth, to Nurture the Richness of Lifelong Learning.  The Annual Session will increase the ability of members to access and utilize relevant, research and evidence-based resources to address current and emerging issues and promote lifelong learning; showcase excellence in innovative programs to meet the needs of individuals, families and communities; provide networking opportunities that nourish new partnerships on multi-state and national issues. 

Save the Date

For more information and to book your hotel room at the Hershey Lodge, visit


Upcoming Webinars

Save the date and join us for the members only webinar below. 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Birds, Bugs, and the Benefits of Collaboration in Supporting Children’s Sense of Wonder through Nature
2:00 PM Eastern Time (1:00 PM Central, 12:00 PM Mountain, 11:00 AM Pacific, 8:00 AM Hawaii) 

Description: Developing children’s sense of wonder for birds, bugs and everything nature offers is more effective through collaboration with outdoor educators. Learn what naturalists and extension educators are doing to engage early care professionals in fun, collaborative ways and explore how to develop and implement similar collaborations in your communities.

Presenters: Cynthia Thompson, Joy Rouse, and Kim Bratner 

Register: Click here to register (member login required)


We  Our Partner Members

Active Parenting Publishers
Michael Popkin
1220 Kennestone Circle, Ste 130
Marietta, Georgia 30066
800-825-0060 ext. 139
[email protected] 

American Cleaning Institute
Brian Sansoni

VP of Communication & Membership
1331 L Street, NW #650
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
[email protected]

American Income Life Special Risk Division
Erin Bain
8604 Allisonville Rd
Indianapolis, IN  46250   
[email protected]

Home Baking Association
Sharon Davis

Family and Consumer Sciences Education
HBA, 2931 Gainsboro Road
Topeka, Kansas 66614
[email protected] 

Learning Zone Express
Mary Beth Anderson
Educational Consultant
667 E. Vine St.
Owatonna, Minnesota 55060
[email protected]

LifeWise Strategies / Money Habitudes
Syble Solomon
1180-A Pine St
Hamilton, Montana 59840
[email protected]

National Endowment for Financial Education
Susan Sharkey
1331-17 Street Suite 1200
Denver, Colorado 80202
[email protected]

Newell Brands (Previously Jarden Home Brands)
Jessica Piper

9999 East 121st Street
Fishers, IN 46037
(317) 567-8621
[email protected]

USDA National Institute of Food & Agriculture
Beverly Samuel
National Program Leader
1400 Independence Ave SW, MS 2250
Washington, DC 20250
[email protected]


Welcome to the National Extension Association of Family & Consumer Sciences

Network, Grow, Succeed - The National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS) educates and recognizes Extension professionals who improve the quality of life for individuals, families and communities. We provide education in:
  • Food preparation, food safety and nutrition
  • Financial Management
  • Healthy Lifestyles
  • Home & work environment and safety
  • Relationship and parenting skills
  • and much more!

© Copyright 2018, NEAFCS. All rights reserved.
325 John Knox Rd. Suite L103
Tallahassee, FL 32303
P: (850) 205-5638 / F: (850) 222-3019