"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."

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
Assistant Director
Paula K Peters, Assistant Director
Extension Family and Consumer Sciences
340 Justin Hall
Kansas State University
Manhattan, Kansas  66506
Phone:  (785) 532-1562
Fax:  (785) 532-2356
Email:  ppeters@ksu.edu



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