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Family Resiliency

  • Parents Forever™
    Provides resources and online and in-person classes to divorcing and never-been-married parents who are separating.
  • Partnering for School Success
    Builds strong parent-child and parent-school relationships through education and collaboration.
  • Families with Teens
    Strengthens parent-teen relationships by improving communication and decision-making skills.
  • Personal Finance
    Empowers families to make wise decisions about money and other financial resources.

Connect and Learn

Health and Food

  • Live Healthy, Live Well
    Offers online resources and classes for families to keep bodies, minds, homes, and futures healthy.
  • Health and Nutrition
    Make the healthy choice the easy choice through education and partnerships.
  • Farm to School
    Grows healthy kids, farms, and communities through education and resources.
  • Food Safety
    Educates food industry and consumers on hazards, regulations, issues, and processing methods.

Signature Efforts

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Community mentorship for financial capability

Extension partners with Minnesota Council of Economic Education to mentor community agencies. More

Collaborating to teach integrated nutrition and budgeting classes

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SNAP-Ed recipients learn strategies for making healthy decisions about food and money. More

2015 Regional Visits

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Learn about Family Development Leadership's regional grand challenges. More


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