Family Living

UW-Extension Family Living Programs enrich families and strengthen communities. Backed by university research, we work for Wisconsin families by:

  • Helping communities respond to issues such as childhood obesity, financial security, and aging.
  • Providing leadership for policies that help children, youth and families succeed.
  • Increasing knowledge about parenting, health and nutrition.
  • Offering consumers and families more strategies for managing their money.
  • Reaching out to diverse families with education and resources.
  • Using cost effective approaches to reduce negative family issues and build more resilient families.

UW-Extension and UW-Madison maintain a Food Safety and Health website with food safety and preservation information.

We invest in people to grow stronger communities. For more information on Family Living Programs, go to www.uwex.edu/ces/flp or visit us on Facebook at: www.facebook.com/UWExtensionFamilyLiving.


Staff

If you have any questions regarding Family Living in Walworth County, please contact:

Jenny Wehmeier
Walworth County – UW Extension
100 W. Walworth St.
PO Box 1001
Elkhorn, WI 53121-1001
Phone: 262-741-4962
Fax: 262-741-4955
Email: jenny.wehmeier@ces.uwex.edu


Recent Family Living Posts

Scholarships
WCHCE Offers Scholarship

The Walworth County Association for Home and Community Education (WCHCE) is pleased to announce that it will award one $1,000 scholarship to a Walworth County resident who is a high school senior intending to enroll as a full-time student in a Bachelor’s Program at any college or university or an Associate Degree Program at any technical college.

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Raising a Thinking Child Program

If you are a parent of a 4-7 year-old and your child has experienced temper tantrums, difficulty making or keeping friends, impatience or interrupting, and/or not listening, Raising a Thinking Child workshop may be just right for you!

We're Hiring
Now Hiring: SAAIP Summer Intern

Walworth County UW-Extension is currently accepting applications for an SAAIP (Summer Affirmative Action Internship Program) Intern for the summer of 2016.

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Strong Women Exercise Classes

The Strong Women Program is a fun, hands-on way to make positive changes to help you move more, eat better, meet new people, and improve your general health and well-being. A weekly exercise program for men and women of all ages, classes will include progressive weight training, cardiovascular exercise, flexibility, balance activities, and nutrition education.


Resources

200px-Adobe_PDF_Icon Walworth County FREE Health Insurance Help Calendar

Walworth County Family Referral Services

Building Strong Families

Child Development

Clothing and Textiles

Diet and Health

Economic Support

Family Financial Management

Food Preservation

Foods & Nutrition

Homeowners and Consumers

Housing

UW-Extension

Association for Home & Community Education (HCE)

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