Department of Youth, Family and Community Sciences

The Department of Youth, Family, and Community Sciences integrates the functions of research, teaching, and extension to advance effective and impactful learning, discovery, translation, application and engagement.

NC 4-H

Cooperative Extension’s Youth Development Program. 4-H is a fun program where you get to “Learn by Doing.” With more than 10,000 established 4-H programs across North Carolina, you can be a part of 4-H wherever you live.All youth between the ages of 5 and 19 are invited to join!


turns shared moments into brain building moments. Whether it’s mealtime, bathtime, or anytime in between, there are always ways to nurture our children’s growing minds.


NC 2-1-1 

Help when you need it most.  Dial 2-1-1 to connect with a network of over 18,000 resources right here in North Carolina. Our call center experts and website can assist you with finding community health and human services resources.