We help families choose a healthy lifestyle, manage health conditions and medications, use preventive screenings and vaccines.
We help families fight obesity, make healthy choices, can, freeze and dry food and to handle food safely.
We help families improve parenting skills, cope with divorce and strengthen relationships.
We help families save energy, prepare for emergencies, make home healthy and to be safe.
We help families increse savings, decrease debt, spend wisely and plan for the future.
UT Extension Family and Consumer Sciences is the University of Tennessee at work in your community. Our top professionals in every county use research-based education to help Tennesseans gain knowledge and develop confidence in making good decisions today and tomorrow. Our success in helping consumers improve their well-being results in economic benefits for individuals, families and communities. Investments in UT Extension Family and Consumer Sciences are investments in your community.
UT Extension is an approved provider by the Tennessee Department of Education to prepare high school teachers to teach Personal Finance. Extension educators are offering two-day workshops across the state that will provide the 14 hours of training for teachers to meet the employment requirement to teach personal finance. Participants must attend both full days in order to receive the Tennessee Department of Education employment requirement to teach personal finance.
University of Tennessee Extension has been awarded a grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services of more than $987,000 to reduce the rate of chronic diseases in four West Tennessee counties: Lake, Lauderdale, Haywood and Humphreys. Tennessee State University Extension is a cooperating partner.
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