Family & Consumer Sciences Programs

Family and Consumer Sciences Educational Programs are designed to help Miami-Dade County families and youth and provide them with the skills needed to address a broad spectrum of nutrition, health, food safety and economic security issues.

The overall goal of the program is to assist individuals and families to meet the challenges of daily living, through workshops, phone calls, group meetings, mass media, health fairs, and newsletter.

 The major family and consumer sciences program include:


Food, Nutrition and Health   

 EFNEP (Expanded Food and Nutrition Program)  


 Food Safety

Financial Management and Economic Well-Being


Hurricane/Disaster Preparation



Helpline & Super Senior Newsletters - The goal of the Helpline & Super Senior Newsletters is to educate Miami-Dade County citizens on nutrition, health, food safety and consumer related issues.


300 East 1st Avenue, Rm. 113
Hialeah, Florida 33010-4808

Family and Consumer Science Office
401 E. 65th Street
Hialeah, Florida 33013
(305) 769-4050
(305) 769-4052 FAX

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Helpline Newsletter

Super Seniors Newsletter

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