Mackenzie DeJong followed her father, Joel, into the "family business" -- ISU Extension and Outreach. She's a human sciences program coordinator based in O’Brien County. They reflect on how extension work became part of their life.
Parents are their children’s first and most influential teachers. That’s why Iowa State University Extension and Outreach has been educating parents and supporting families in southern Iowa through the Growing Strong Families program since 1999. Read more about Growing Strong Families Since 1999
Human Sciences Extension and Outreach is your partner across the lifespan, helping individuals and families build strong relationships, raise healthy kids, increase financial wellbeing, and improve nutrition and wellness. Read more about Human Sciences Extension and Outreach
When a couple has a strong, stable relationship, they can build a healthy foundation for their family. That’s the message of Healthy Relationship Education Training. ISU Extension and Outreach recently offered the training to Iowa State ROTC students who will serve as leaders in the military after graduation. Read more about Building Healthy Relationships