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Home and Family

K-State Research and Extension is a leader in providing research-based information and education for creating strong, healthy Kansas communities. We strive to improve family relationships, develop consumer and financial management skills and help Kansans balance the demands of work, family and community.

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It's not just about good nutrition. Families who eat together report better communication and bonding around family meals AND report greater success in school. Now is a great time to gather around the table!

Family Dinner Project Resources

Kids a Cookin' Recipes

To the Table Factsheet

Family Lifefamily

Tips for School Success

Just in Time Parenting Newsletter

Parenting...There's an App for That!

FAMILIES! Resource Page

Adult Development and Aging

Financial Literacymoney

Be a Kansas Saver

Power Pay Debt Reduction Tool

Money Smart Management Program

Health Care Reform

Around the Househouse

Green Cleaning Fact Sheet

Green Cleaning Recipe Booklet

Ten Basic Cleaning Ingredients

Laundry Chart

Age in Place: Simple Home Modifications

Kansas Radon Program

Housing FAQ

Contact Chelsi Myer

Family & Consumer Sciences Agent



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