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Family & Consumer Science

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FCS Educational programs focus on strengthening individuals, families and communities by addressing critical issues and needs, such as teaching parenting skills, improving nutrition and health, managing family finances, addressing child care needs, and others.
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Co-Parenting Education
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Parenting Apart – an educational program for divorcing parents. This program was mandated by the Tennessee State Legislature in January 2001.

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Family & Community Educators
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Family & Community Education clubs promote a better way of life for all through fellowship, continuing education and better service to the community.
Family & Community Educators
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Family & Community Education clubs promote a better way of life for all through fellowship, continuing education and better service to the community.

Contact Information

County Director - Christina Swallows

​Christina Swallows
County Director & FCE Extension Agent
Phone: (931) 823-2735
Fax: (931) 823- 6286