Family & Food

In partnership with Iowa State’s College of Human Sciences, Human Sciences Extension and Outreach engages you through research-based education, empowering you to live your best life. Our education helps you become closer to family, raise healthy children, talk with your teens, improve relationships, enjoy a lifetime full of memories, save more money, live a healthy life, have access to trusted resources, and care for yourself and others. We invite you to join us in person, virtually, or on-line!


ServSafe Food Safety Training Flyer - June to September 2024


Concerned About Your Finances?

Many Iowans have experienced a sudden income drop, yet the bills keep coming. Free and confidential individual conversations can help...

  • create or revise a budget
  • set priorities for bill payment
  • connect with community resources to stretch incomes

Additional information on managing personal finances in tough times is available through ISU Extension and Outreach's Human Sciences unit.

Financial Help from a Family Finance Educator


Preserve the Taste of Summer

Spend Smart Eat Smart

Preparing fresh produce is easy if you have the information you need and a few skills. The produce basics handouts and videos describe how to store, clean, and prepare various fresh fruits and vegetables