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 online!

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Science of Parenting Blog Science of Parenting Blog

Fri, 01/05/2024 - 10:04
Help Children Cope with Emotions about the News of School Shooting
People of all ages have been affected by the news and social media information about a recent shooting at an Iowa school…

Thu, 10/05/2023 - 10:00
Season 12 Podcast: Parenting Through Challenges
In the twelfth season of the podcast, our cohosts, Mackenzie Johnson and Courtney Hammond explore research and reality around…

Thu, 09/28/2023 - 10:00
Repairing & Rebuilding Relationships with Children
Even with our best efforts, we will still sometimes do something that was hurtful to our child. In this season’s finale, our…

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