Extension > Family
- 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.
- Housing Technology
Improve buildings' quality, efficiency, environmental health, and durability.
Connect and Learn
- Family Development Online Courses
Educates families and family-serving professionals on a variety of topics.
- Family Development Research
Highlights research conducted by the Extension Center for Family Development.
- Family Education Network
Connects family-serving professionals with resources.
- About Family Development
Learn more about the Extension Center for Family Development.
Food and Health
- Health and Nutrition
Offers online resources and classes for families, promotion of healthy school environments, and continuing education for professionals.
- Cooking Matters® Minnesota
Helps low-income families prepare healthy meals through hands-on, cooking-based nutrition education programs.
- 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.
- Children, Youth & Family Consortium
Bridges research and practice around education and health.
- Families in Tough Times
Resources for families who are experiencing, avoiding, or recovering from tough times. Materials on farm families, stress, disaster recovery, and more.
- Supporting Military Families
Learn about the cycle of deployment and how to better support military families.