About Live Healthy, Live Well
We're here to help you and your family reach your full potential.
What We Do
The Extension Center for Family Development strengthens and empowers Minnesota families by working directly with you and the people that help you. We draw on the knowledge and resources of the University of Minnesota to help you reach your full potential. We have connections in every county in Minnesota so that we can meet you where you live, work, and play.
How We Do It
We provide a range of educational offerings and services.
- Research-based and unbiased information on key concerns for families through this website; our Live Healthy, Live Well Facebook page; Live Healthy, Live Well: A Newsletter for Families; the Family Development YouTube channel; and Pinterest.
- Online courses that teach families decision-making skills related to food, nutrition, and health; family finances and resources; and family relationships. See Online Courses for Families.
About Family Development — Learn more about the Extension Center for Family Development.
Supporting Military Families — Learn about the cycle of deployment and how to better support military families.
Supporting Farm Families — Learn about agricultural stresses and how to better support farm families.