Family & Consumer Sciences provides educational programs focused on:
Nutrition, Health & Food Safety
Provide adults and youth with knowledge and skills regarding nutrition, diet, and health. Programs include classes, media, and outreach efforts. Family Nutrition Program and the National Diabetes Prevention Program are examples of programs offered in Walton County.
Personal Financial Education
Provide educational programming to adults and youth in areas of personal and family financial management. This includes workshops, special events, mass media, classes, and community outreach.
Promote child passenger safety by informing caregivers how to safely transport children and assist with car seat installations. Educate children and adults on beach/water safety through classes, media and outreach efforts.
Work with individuals and groups to develop communication skills and stress management techniques.