Families & Consumers

Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Programs help Florida families meet the practical challenges of daily life. Family economic stability and well-being are promoted through programs on money management and consumer education. Programs on food, nutrition, health and weight management encourage physical and mental well-being. The volunteer group, Okaloosa Council for Home & Community Education (HCE), provide numerous opportunities for education and service in Okaloosa County.

Educational Programs Available

  • Presentations and material on health and wellness, nutrition, food safety, family financial management
  • Publications on home, health and family-related topics
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Food safety training for food service/restaurant employees
  • Specialized workshops on request, at any location in Okaloosa County
  • Learn-by-mail series