Healthy Families


The Oregon State Extension Family and Community Health (FCH) Program offers educational opportunities to help Oregon families meet the practical challenges of daily life. Programs address critical issues for individuals,families, and communities and help Oregonians become healthy, financially secure, and responsible members of society. This is accomplished by faculty, volunteers, professionals, and support staff, who organize and conduct educational experiences through the media and in group settings.

The Family & Community Health Program Focus Areas Include:

  • Food Systems & Healthy Eating
  • Physical Activity & Active Lifestyles
  • Supporting Families Accross the Lifespan
  • Safety, Unintentional Injury, & Disability
  • Health Leadership & Community Change

FCH Faculty bring the research and expertise of the College of Health & Human Sciences to Columbia County Extension.  Programs focus on providing tools to improve the health and wellness of you and your family through education and empowerment.  

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